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J&J partners with U.S. agency to develop coronavirus vaccine

Feb 11 (Reuters) - Johnson & Johnson said on Tuesday it was working with the Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority (BARDA) to speed up development of a coronavirus vaccine.

J&J said in January that it had started work on developing a vaccine for the coronavirus, which has killed more than 1000 people in China. (Reporting by Trisha Roy in Bengaluru; Editing by Shailesh Kuber)