Event that caused Brazil trial for Chinese vaccine to be suspended was suicide - TV Cultura

SAO PAULO (Reuters) - The severe adverse event which caused the Brazilian health regulator to suspend trials of the COVID-19 vaccine developed by China's Sinovac was a suicide, broadcaster TV Cultura reported on Tuesday. TV Cultura said it had seen the coroner's report for the person in question, which had shown the trial volunteer had taken their own life. (Reporting by Eduardo Simoes, writing by Stephen Eisenhammer)

Reuters November 11, 2020 00:12:14 IST
Event that caused Brazil trial for Chinese vaccine to be suspended was suicide - TV Cultura

Event that caused Brazil trial for Chinese vaccine to be suspended was suicide  TV Cultura

SAO PAULO (Reuters) - The severe adverse event which caused the Brazilian health regulator to suspend trials of the COVID-19 vaccine developed by China's Sinovac was a suicide, broadcaster TV Cultura reported on Tuesday.

TV Cultura said it had seen the coroner's report for the person in question, which had shown the trial volunteer had taken their own life.

(Reporting by Eduardo Simoes, writing by Stephen Eisenhammer)

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