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Zuckerberg, Gates join forces in coronavirus fight
Bill Gates on coronavirus: ‘We did not act fast enough’
Microsoft’s Bill Gates believes the US is past the point of trying to control the coronavirus outbreak without a larger shutdown.
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Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg and Microsoft founder Bill Gates have partnered up, along with others, to help combat the novel coronavirus pandemic.
Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan, are putting $25 million from their tech and science research company, the Chan-Zuckerberg Initiative, toward a COVID-19 treatment research project organized by The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, which pledged $50 million toward the initiative.