Covid-19: No M’sians to be used as ‘lab-mice’ in vaccine development, says KJ

KUALA LUMPUR: No Malaysians will be used as “lab-mice” with regard to the use of Covid-19 vaccine once it is made available, says Science, Technology, and Innovation Minister Khairy Jamaluddin.

"We will not compromise on safety although we hope to get the vaccine by the first quarter of next year with priority given to frontliners.

Subscribe now for a chance to win your dream holiday!

Monthly Plan


Annual Plan


Billed as RM148.00/year

1 month

Free Trial

For new subscribers only

Cancel anytime. No ads. Auto-renewal. Unlimited access to the web and app. Personalised features. Members rewards.
Follow us on our official WhatsApp channel for breaking news alerts and key updates!

Next In Nation

Goods worth more than RM19mil seized in Johor so far this year
Safety policy for Perak’s ‘holy’ caves
Ministers extend their best wishes to Their Majesties
Tour bus en route to Thailand halted, driver on ganja
Focus on fairness and honesty
Presence of foreign royals proof of close ties
The crown symbolises unity
2,000 participate in Apron Walk
Malaysia hails ICJ ruling against Israel
Unique Johor motif for King’s ceremonial headdress

Others Also Read