COVID-19 vaccine

Dr Robert Hess: FDA approves booster

Dr Robert Hess: FDA approves booster dose of Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine for the over-65s and for vulnerable categories but not yet for the wider population. The issue of booster vaccination has risen high on the agenda, and every country is taking a different approach to it. Israel, Austria and Russia are already offering booster jabs to…

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Dr Robert Hess: FDA grants full approval to the Pfizer

Dr Robert Hess: FDA grants full approval to the Pfizer/BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine – What exactly does full FDA approval of a vaccine mean? The Pfizer/BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine first received Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) from the U.S. authorities in mid-December 2020 for administration to persons aged 16 and older. On Monday, the FDA announced that it…

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