AstraZeneca slides even as the company’s coronavirus vaccine trial results show ‘promise’
AstraZeneca shares slid on Monday despite positive news from the drugmaker’s first human trials of an experimental COVID-19 vaccine.
In the early-stage trial of the vaccine, which is being developed in conjunction with Oxford University, healthy volunteers generated immune responses.
In early US trading, the company’s stock was down by about 2.7%.
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