ROCKVILLE, Md. (WJZ) — Novavax gave an update Monday on its COVID-19 vaccine clinical development progress.

The Maryland-based company said its Phase Three Trial is expected to begin in the U.S. and Mexico in the coming weeks.

CORONAVIRUS RESOURCES: 

Enrollment for the Phase Three trial in the United Kingdom is complete.

Novavax was awarded $1.6 billion from the U.S. government to meet its Operation Warp Speed to expediate delivery of millions of doses of its vaccine once approved.

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CBS Baltimore Staff