Sep 29, 2020
Storing a future COVID vaccine at more than 100 below zero
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The supply chain for distributing a vaccine that works may depend on super-cold refrigerators. Plus, a suspected ransomware attack on the computers of Universal Health Services, one of largest hospital chains. And, an update on the still-struggling hotel industry.
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There were anecdotal reports of disrupted operations at various hospitals.
Many urban hotels count on revenue from conferences in the fall that aren't happening because of the pandemic.
Needing to store the vaccine at a temperature range outside the norm adds just one more layer of complexity to the logistical challenge.
David Brancaccio Host
Nicole Childers Executive Producer
Victoria Craig Producer, BBC
Stephen Ryan Producer, BBC
Jonathan Frewin Producer, BBC
Daniel Shin Producer
Candace Manriquez Wrenn Producer/Editor
Brian Allison Engineer
Alex Schroeder Digital producer
Meredith Garretson Producer
Erika Soderstrom Producer/Director