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Paris: Europe's drugs regulator said on Tuesday it has received an application for the conditional approval of US drugmaker Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 vaccine candidate, which is also being assessed by US authorities.

The European Medicines Agency said its human medicines committee (CHMP) will assess the vaccine, known as COVID-19 Vaccine Janssen, under an accelerated timetable.