Medicine

Still awaiting approval, Covid-19 vaccines hit production phase

2:07 min
  • Several Covid-19 vaccines are already in the production phase even though EU regulators have yet to approve one.
  • Sweden's vaccines coordinator Richard Bergström says he believes the first approved shot can come to Sweden by Christmas.
  • Jonas Vikman, from Sweden's pharmaceutical trade group, says agreements between the EU and companies made the early production possible.