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EU to okay deal with CureVac for supply of up to 405 mln COVID vaccines

BRUSSELS, Nov 16 (Reuters) - The European Commission will authorise on Tuesday a deal with biotech firm CureVac to secure up to 405 million doses of its potential COVID-19 vaccine, the head of the European Commission Ursula von der Leyen said on Monday.

The Commission president also said she hopes to finalise a deal soon with Moderna for its COVID-19 vaccine. (Reporting by Francesco Guarascio @fraguarascio)

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