AstraZeneca vaccine trial volunteer dies

By Eduardo Simoes and Ricardo Brito
Updated October 21 2020 - 6:11pm, first published 6:08pm
An AstraZeneca coronavirus vaccine trial participant who died reportedly was given a placebo.

Brazilian health authority Anvisa says a volunteer in a clinical trial of the COVID-19 vaccine developed by AstraZeneca and Oxford University has died but adds that the trial will continue.