There are no human cells in the AstraZeneca vaccine, and it won’t give you a chimpanzee virus25 February 2021What was claimed The Oxford/AstraZeneca vaccine contains viruses from chimpanzees. Our verdict The vaccine uses a modified virus which was originally created from a virus found in chimpanzees. What was claimed The Oxford/AstraZeneca vaccine contains human foetal cells. 1 of 2 claimsIt has been claimed on Facebook that the Oxford/Astrazeneca vaccine contains viruses from chimpanzees and human foetal cells. Does the vaccine contain human foetal cells?