A potential vaccine has been created by a novel technique and is starting clinical trials. When I say fast-track, this is to this first stage, Phase 1 clinical trial The clinical trials in humans will still require a year or so but the creation of the vaccine substance has been exceptionally fast.
"It has taken just 65 days between identifying the virus’s “sequence” and starting a phase 1 trial, which according to Dr Anthony Fauci, one of the top US health officials, is a record.
There is no chance of the patients actually being infected as the potential vaccine does not contain coronavirus itself. It has been tested on animals up to this point...."