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AstraZeneca CEO Soriot says manufacturing glitches unavoidable

Chief Executive of AstraZeneca Pascal Soriot smiles as he leaves a television studio at Millbank in London

LONDON (Reuters) – Glitches and delays in the manufacturing of coronavirus vaccines are inevitable given the speed at which they have been developed, AstraZeneca CEO Pascal Soriot told a news briefing on Friday.

Soriot said he would not comment on a dispute with the European Union over supplies, seeking to focus instead on the regulatory approval for the vaccine granted on Friday by the European Medicines Agency.

(Editing by Keith Weir; Editing by Hugh Lawson)

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