NJ Spotlight News

How researchers recruit Blacks for COVID-19 vaccine trials

Clip: 10/09/2020 | 3m 55s | Video has closed captioning.

Researchers say it's a struggle because of the history of experimenting on and exploiting African Americans. One Black doctor lost her research scientist father to the virus, and says if minorities don't participate in clinical trials it would be hard to know the vaccine works on everybody.

Aired: 10/09/20

Rating: NR

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