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Moderna’s Covid Deals Top $18 Billion; Medical Chief Exits (2)

Feb. 25, 2021, 4:36 PM

Moderna Inc. said it has reached $18.4 billion worth of signed agreements for its Covid-19 vaccine in 2021, and Chief Medical Officer Tal Zaks will leave the company in late September.

The shot-maker is seeking a replacement for Zaks with “global and commercial experience” as it scales up manufacturing and shepherds other products to market over the next few years, according to a statement Thursday. Its Covid-19 vaccine sales have the potential to grow even further as the biotech continues to negotiate supply agreements with governments around the world.

Tal Zaks
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