About one-third of American adults aren't planning on getting a new coronavirus vaccine, and Fauci noted it's their "right to refuse."
The U.S. makes up around a quarter of both the worldwide total of COVID-19 cases and deaths.
President Trump's newest addition to the White House coronavirus Task Force, Dr. Scott Atlas, is a frequent Fox News guest and critic of what he views as "media hysteria" over the COVID-19 pandemic.
The outlined efficacy rates follow guidelines put out by the World Health Organization and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.
A new coronavirus vaccine is moving forward at an unprecedented pace, but Fauci said speed isn't sacrificing safety.
The sale of the figurines will help benefit an organization seeking to rapidly produce personal protective equipment for healthcare workers facing patients with COVID-19.
"Bottom line is, I'm not pleased with how things are going," Fauci said during a panel on Thursday.
The Oscar-winning actor said he'd be "talkin shop" with the top infectious disease expert and White House coronavirus task force member.
Top immunologist Dr. Anthony Fauci said the virus could be brought under control if certain steps are followed.
Moderna's vaccine candidate will be trialed at 89 clinical research sites in the U.S.
"The U.S. standards are so much more stringent," President Donald Trump's counselor said.
While total cases appear to be leveling out, health experts are concerned of an uptick in fall and winter coinciding with flu season.
According to the poll, if a vaccine for the novel virus was endorsed by Fauci, 43 percent said they'd be more likely to accept it.
Larry Kudlow said he had not seen an "apocalypse now scenario" coronavirus model that has been reportedly circulating among the White House Council on Economic Advisers.
The virtual discussion is being hosted by Brown University.
The top infectious disease expert said the COVID-19 coronavirus is his "worst nightmare" due to its ability to spread and sicken people.
The White House counselor pushed back against concerns that Trump is spreading misinformation, saying instead that "tech overlords" are engaging in "election interference" by censoring the president.
Dr. Anthony Fauci said he is hopeful a vaccine candidate will prove safe and effective "by the end of this calendar year."
"Now is the time to accelerate the fundamental preventive measures that we all talk about," Fauci said Thursday.
Trump has repeatedly said the U.S. has many coronavirus cases because of its testing rates.
The top immunologist and White House coronavirus task force member made the comments the week that President Donald Trump claimed the U.S. outbreak was "under control."
While 70 percent or more is better, Fauci said a vaccine that's 50 or 60 percent effective brings added value if it's coupled with public health measures.
The lack of mandates relating to face mask use is at odds with much of Europe.
The U.S. has reported more than 4.7 million confirmed coronavirus cases, the most of any country, compared to that of India, which has more than 1.8 million confirmed cases.
Ninety-three percent of Democrats said they don't trust the president, while 78 percent said they trust Fauci and 76 percent said they trust the CDC.
The U.S. has the most coronavirus cases in the world, at over 4.7 million cases.
Russia claims it will have a vaccine rolled out by October.
"There's been five randomized control, placebo-controlled trials that do not show any benefit to hydroxychloroquine," Admiral Brett Giroir said.
The Fox anchor took aim at the country's top infectious diseases expert after he spoke before Congress about limiting public gatherings.