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In addition to vaccines by Pfizer, Moderna, AstraZeneca and Johnson & Johnson, the WHO has also given the green light to the two Chinese jabs, made by Sinovac and Sinopharm.In addition to vaccines by Pfizer, Moderna, AstraZeneca and Johnson & Johnson, the WHO has also given the green light to the two Chinese jabs, made by Sinovac and Sinopharm.

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Indonesia has authorised the COVID-19 vaccine made by Moderna Inc (MRNA.O) for emergency use, Penny K. Lukito, the chief of the country's food and drug agency, said on Friday.Indonesia has authorised the COVID-19 vaccine made by Moderna Inc (MRNA.O) for emergency use, Penny K. Lukito, the chief of the country's food and drug agency, said on Friday.

Indonesia authorises Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine for emergency use | Reuters

Johnson & Johnson said its one-dose shot protects against the delta variant and its immune response lasts eight months or more. Latest COVID news.Johnson & Johnson said its one-dose shot protects against the delta variant and its immune response lasts eight months or more. Latest COVID news.

J&J vaccine protects against Delta variant; US cases rising: Updates

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Dr Alejandra Gurtman, a Pfizer executive, said at a symposium on Wednesday that the company would apply for approval in kids aged 5-11 by September or October and younger kids soon after.Dr Alejandra Gurtman, a Pfizer executive, said at a symposium on Wednesday that the company would apply for approval in kids aged 5-11 by September or October and younger kids soon after.

Pfizer plans to ask for FDA approval of its COVID-19 vaccine in children ages five to 11 by fall  | Daily Mail Online

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The bloc is heading into the summer with more than 60 percent of its adult population having received at least one dose.The bloc is heading into the summer with more than 60 percent of its adult population having received at least one dose.

Where the EU vaccine rollout stands at the end of Q2 – POLITICO

Pakistan News: ISLAMABAD: Pakistan has vaccinated around five per cent of its total population and 10 per cent of those eligible with at least one dose of a Covid-19.Pakistan News: ISLAMABAD: Pakistan has vaccinated around five per cent of its total population and 10 per cent of those eligible with at least one dose of a Covid-19.

Pakistan's pace of Covid-19 vaccination remains 'very slow' - Times of India

With more reports of mRNA COVID-19 vaccine myocarditis, parents and young adults should be allowed to weigh the vaccine decision with their clinicians without being tarred as antivaxxers.With more reports of mRNA COVID-19 vaccine myocarditis, parents and young adults should be allowed to weigh the vaccine decision with their clinicians without being tarred as antivaxxers.

Vaccine-Induced Myocarditis Concerns Demand Respect, Not Absolutism

Knowing which signatures in the blood predict protection against COVID-19 could speed the development of new vaccines. Knowing which signatures in the blood predict protection against COVID-19 could speed the development of new vaccines.Knowing which signatures in the blood predict protection against COVID-19 could speed the development of new vaccines.

Scientists identify long-sought marker for COVID vaccine success

U.S. President Joe Biden came up well short on his goal of delivering 80 million doses of coronavirus vaccine to the rest of the world by the end of June as a host of logistical and regulatory hurdles slowed the pace of U.S. vaccine diplomacy.U.S. President Joe Biden came up well short on his goal of delivering 80 million doses of coronavirus vaccine to the rest of the world by the end of June as a host of logistical and regulatory hurdles slowed the pace of U.S. vaccine diplomacy.

Coronavirus: Biden misses vaccine-sharing goal, cites local hurdles | CTV News

Germany's Standing Vaccine Commission (STIKO) has issued updated Covid vaccination advice in light of the spread of Delta, stating that the second dose after AstraZeneca should be an mRNA vaccine, regardless of the patient's age. Germany's Standing Vaccine Commission (STIKO) has issued updated Covid vaccination advice in light of the spread of Delta, stating that the second dose after AstraZeneca should be an mRNA vaccine, regardless of the patient's age.

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PHE also said that for the under 40s, early estimates suggested a single dose of Pfizer's vaccine is 61% effective against symptomatic disease and a single dose of the Moderna vaccine is 72% effective.PHE also said that for the under 40s, early estimates suggested a single dose of Pfizer's vaccine is 61% effective against symptomatic disease and a single dose of the Moderna vaccine is 72% effective.

AstraZeneca Covid shot 94 percent protective against death in people over 65: Public Health England

Only Sinovac is available at most centres. Pfizer, AstraZeneca, and CanSino Bio vaccines have run out of supplyOnly Sinovac is available at most centres. Pfizer, AstraZeneca, and CanSino Bio vaccines have run out of supply

Islamabad faces acute shortage of several vaccines

In Sindh and Punjab, around 10pc of the population has received at least one shot.In Sindh and Punjab, around 10pc of the population has received at least one shot.

Pace of vaccination remains ‘very slow’ in Pakistan - Pakistan - DAWN.COM

Germany is recommending that all people who get a first shot of the AstraZeneca coronavirus vaccine switch to a different type of vaccine for their second shotGermany is recommending that all people who get a first shot of the AstraZeneca coronavirus vaccine switch to a different type of vaccine for their second shot

Germany recommends combination of AstraZeneca, mRNA shots Germany Berlin AstraZeneca Moderna Angela Merkel | The Independent

A local man died after developing a rare case of blood clots shortly after receiving the Moderna vaccine for Covid-19.

A local man developed a rare case of blood clots and died after getting the Moderna vaccine – WPXI

Reports of young people developing myocarditis and pericarditis after getting one of the mRNA vaccines for COVID-19 have made some parents reluctant to get their children vaccinated. It’s understandable to worry about such a side effect, but before choosing not to vaccinate, it’s important to look ...Reports of young people developing myocarditis and pericarditis after getting one of the mRNA vaccines for COVID-19 have made some parents reluctant to get their children vaccinated. It’s und...

New information for parents on myocarditis and COVID-19 vaccines - Harvard Health

Vaccine committee advises those who received AstraZeneca first to switch to BioNTech-Pfizer or Moderna for second shotsVaccine committee advises those who received AstraZeneca first to switch to BioNTech-Pfizer or Moderna for second shots

Germany recommends vaccine mix for better protection

The decision to allow the mix and match combinations of the two different Covid-19 vaccines has come amid supply delays and safety concerns. | Latest News IndiaThe decision to allow the mix and match combinations of the two different Covid-19 vaccines has come amid supply delays and safety concerns.

Can you mix and match Covid-19 vaccines? Here’s what studies say | Latest News India - Hindustan Times

Vaccinated people have a milder, shorter illness and lower viral loads, study finds.Vaccinated people have a milder, shorter illness and lower viral loads, study finds.

mRNA vaccines ease breakthrough COVID; Novavax helps block variant | CIDRAP

With concerns surrounding the Delta coronavirus variant rising globally, how effective are the current vaccines in the U.S. at protecting against the new...With concerns surrounding the Delta coronavirus variant rising globally, how effective are the current vaccines in the U.S. at protecting against the new version of the virus? According to medical experts, the three vaccines currently available each offer protection. Here’s a breakdown of each vaccine and what you should know: How effective are the COVID vaccines overall? In clinical trials, Moderna’s…

Pfizer, Moderna, J&J Vaccines: Efficacy as Delta Variant Concerns Rise – NBC Boston

A study at the University of Oxford has looked at what happens when people receive one dose of AstraZeneca one dose of Pfizer.A study at the University of Oxford has looked at what happens when people receive one dose of AstraZeneca one dose of Pfizer.

COVID vaccines: combining AstraZeneca and Pfizer may boost immunity – new study

COVID vaccines: combining AstraZeneca and Pfizer may boost immunity – new study

When vaccinated people rarely caught the viral illness, they spent fewer days sick and in bed, the research found.When vaccinated people rarely caught the viral illness, they spent fewer days sick and in bed, the research found.

Covid-19 Vaccines Make Breakthrough Infections Shorter, Less Contagious: CDC Study

Vaxzevria, more commonly known as the AstraZeneca vaccine, is showing promising results in building strong immunity against Covid-19 for at least one year even after only one dose, according to the company.Vaxzevria, more commonly known as the AstraZeneca vaccine, is showing promising results in building strong immunity against Covid-19 for at least one year even after only one dose, according to the company.

Third AstraZeneca jab 'effective against variants'

The findings provide further evidence supporting what health authorities promoting vaccinations have been saying for months.The findings provide further evidence supporting what health authorities promoting vaccinations have been saying for months.

Those who get infected by COVID-19 after vaccines carry less viral load, study finds - MarketWatch

Germany's CureVac said Wednesday that final trial results showed its coronavirus vaccine had an efficacy rate of just 48 percent, far lower than those developed by mRNA rivals BioNTech/Pfizer and Moderna.Germany's CureVac said Wednesday that final trial results showed its coronavirus vaccine had an efficacy rate of just 48 percent, far lower than those developed by mRNA rivals BioNTech/Pfizer and Moderna.

COVID-19 vaccine from Germany's CureVac just 48% effective | Inquirer News

US Embassy says doses sent to Pakistan are part of the 80 million doses Washington is sharing with the worldUS Embassy says doses sent to Pakistan are part of the 80 million doses Washington is sharing with the world

2.5m doses of Moderna vaccine from US arrive in Pakistan

COVID vaccine side effects: The vaccine rollout continues with younger age groups being called up for their first jab. What alternatives are being offered and what warning signs should you be aware of?COVID vaccine side effects: The vaccine rollout continues with younger age groups being called up for their first jab. What alternatives are being offered and what warning signs should you be aware of?

Covid vaccine side effects: Unusual symptoms include headache, breath shortness & bruising | Express.co.uk

With the Delta coronavirus variant posing a serious risk to unvaccinated Americans, some experts are calling for the FDA to fully approve the Pfizer and Moderna COVID-19 vaccines, which are currently being used under emergency use authorization. Yahoo News Medical Contributor, Dr. Kavita Patel, explains some of the reasons why the agency may have not given the full approval yet, and why it is important that they do at this crucial moment in the pandemic.With the Delta coronavirus variant posing a serious risk to unvaccinated Americans, some experts are calling for the FDA to fully approve the Pfizer and Moderna COVID-19 vaccines, which are currently being used under emergency use authorization. Yahoo News Medical Contributor, Dr. Kavita Patel, explains some of the reasons why the agency may have not given the full approval yet, and why it is important that they do at this crucial moment in the pandemic.

Why hasn't the FDA fully approved the COVID-19 vaccines?

In addition, a second consignment of 1.2 million more Moderns vaccine jabs are expected to arrive in Bangladesh on SaturdayIn addition, a second consignment of 1.2 million more Moderns vaccine jabs are expected to arrive in Bangladesh on Saturday

3.3m vaccine jabs to arrive from US, China under Covax | Dhaka Tribune

Greater risk for heart damaged come from coronavirus infection, and patients should not be discouraged from vaccination. Greater risk for heart damaged come from coronavirus infection, and patients should not be discouraged from vaccination.

Study: Myocarditis is Rare Following Second COVID-19 Vaccine Dose

Germany's vaccine committee recommends anyone who received an AstraZeneca first dose have Pfizer or Moderna shots as the second for better protection against the coronavirus, including the Delta variant.Germany's vaccine committee recommends anyone who received an AstraZeneca first dose have Pfizer or Moderna shots as the second for better protection against the coronavirus, including the Delta variant.

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India now has four vaccines against Covid-19, with the recent one to be approved for emergency use being the Moderna jab. Moderna has confirmed its shot has an efficacy of 94%. But what does vaccine efficacy really mean then in general? Let us understand this with Moderna's example.India now has four vaccines against Covid-19, with the recent one to be approved for emergency use being the Moderna jab. Moderna has confirmed its shot has an efficacy of 94%. But what does vaccine efficacy really mean then in general? Let us understand this with Moderna's example.

Covid-19: What does vaccine efficacy really mean? - DIU News

This week marked the six-month mark in the vaccine rollout.This week marked the six-month mark in the vaccine rollout.

Six months into 2021, how close is Ireland to vaccinating 80% of the population?

Vaccines donated under partnership with COVAX global vaccine initiative, UNICEF and federal governmentVaccines donated under partnership with COVAX global vaccine initiative, UNICEF and federal government

Pakistan receives 2.5m Moderna jabs from US

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South Africa registered 19,506 new Covid-19 cases, bringing the cumulative total to 1,973,972. A further 383 Covid-19-related deaths were reported, taking total deaths to 60,647. A total of 3,026,636 people have been vaccinated.South Africa registered 19,506 new Covid-19 cases, bringing the cumulative total to 1,973,972. A further 383 Covid-19-related deaths were reported, taking total deaths to 60,647. A total of 3,026,636 people have been vaccinated.

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Pakistan is likely to receive 2.5 million doses of Moderna’s mRNA-1273 COVID-19 vaccine doses on Friday (tomorrow).ISLAMABAD: Pakistan is likely to receive 2.5 million doses of Moderna’s mRNA-1273 COVID-19 vaccine doses on Friday (tomorrow), citing sources, ARY News

Pakistan to receive 2.5 mln doses of Moderna Covid vaccine on Friday

[media type="image" id="955589" layout="portrait" position="right" caption="1"][/media] The arrival of around 45 lakh doses of Covid-19 vaccine over two days is set to boost the country's vaccination campaign. Bangladesh will receive 25 lakh doses of Moderna's Covid vaccine in two shipments today and tomorrow under the Covax facility. The country is also going to receiveThe arrival of around 45 lakh doses of Covid-19 vaccine over two days is set to boost the country’s vaccination campaign.

Vaccination gathers steam | The Daily Star

This is the first reported case of a blood clot death associated with the mRNA family of COVID-19 vaccines, which includes Pfizer and Moderna, in the world. This is the first reported case of a blood clot death associated with the mRNA family of COVID-19 vaccines, which includes Pfizer and Moderna, in the world.

Allegheny Health Network confirms nation's first reported case of rare blood clotting diagnosis in patient who received Moderna COVID-19 vaccine

JUST a single dose of the Pfizer or Moderna coronavirus vaccine gives under 40s "high protection" from the virus, experts have today revealed.New findJUST a single dose of the Pfizer or Moderna coronavirus vaccine gives under 40s “high protection” from the virus, experts have today revealed. New findings show that one dose of Pfizer …

Under-40s get 'high' Covid protection with single dose of Pfizer or Moderna jabs

People who were vaccinated against COVID-19 by mRNA vaccines but became infected have a milder, shorter illness and lower viral RNA loads than their unvaccinated peers. Authorized mRNA vaccines were ...People who were vaccinated against COVID-19 by mRNA vaccines but became infected have a milder, shorter illness and lower viral RNA loads than their unvaccinated peers. Authorized mRNA vaccines were...

Vaccinated people have shorter, milder illness and lower viral loads: NEJM

People who were vaccinated against COVID-19 by mRNA vaccines but became infected have a milder, shorter illness and lower viral RNA loads than their unvaccinated peers. Authorized mRNA vaccines were ...People who were vaccinated against COVID-19 by mRNA vaccines but became infected have a milder, shorter illness and lower viral RNA loads than their unvaccinated peers. Authorized mRNA vaccines were ...

Vaccinated people have shorter, milder illness and lower viral loads: NEJM

Ireland should have ordered surplus vaccines from the United States when they were offered, an expert has said after Germany doubled its weekly Moderna deliveries for July with the excess AmericanIreland should have ordered surplus vaccines from the United States when they were offered, an expert has said after Germany doubled its weekly Moderna deliveries for July with the excess American

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Indian drugmaker Zydus Cadila said on Thursday it has applied to the country's drug regulator for emergency use approval of its COVID-19 vaccine and that it plans to manufacture up to 120 million doses of the shot annually.Indian drugmaker Zydus Cadila said on Thursday it has applied to the country's drug regulator for emergency use approval of its COVID-19 vaccine and that it plans to manufacture up to 120 million doses of the shot annually.

Coronavirus: India's Zydus Cadila Seeks Nod For Its Covid Vaccine ZyCoV-D

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