Moderna vaccine needs only ‘minor adjustments’ for omicron, CEO says

Moderna vaccine needs only ‘minor adjustments’ for omicron, CEO says

This post was originally published on this siteModerna Chief Executive Officer Stephane Bancel said on Tuesday that the vaccine maker hopes to begin clinical trials for a booster shot to protect against the omicron variant of COVID-19 early next year.”It only needs minor adjustments for…

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Global markets fall after Moderna Omicron warning

Global markets fall after Moderna Omicron warning

This post was originally published on this siteStock markets slide after Moderna boss casts doubt on vaccine effectiveness against new variant.

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COVID booster doses could be authorized by Friday, ‘should be a priority’ for US adults, experts say

COVID booster doses could be authorized by Friday, ‘should be a priority’ for US adults, experts say

This post was originally published on this siteThe CDC has said it’s safe to mix vaccine brands, and data suggests Pfizer-BioNTech or Moderna would be more protective than a second J&J shot.     

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The FDA reveals why it really hasn’t approved the Moderna vaccine for kids yet

The FDA reveals why it really hasn’t approved the Moderna vaccine for kids yet

This post was originally published on this site  A vial of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine in the first round of staff vaccinations at a hospital in Denver. The Food and Drug Administration said Sunday that it will need more time to decide if the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine for children ages...

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US approval for Moderna teen vaccines delayed

US approval for Moderna teen vaccines delayed

This post was originally published on this site US biotech firm Moderna said Sunday that American officials have delayed approving its Covid-19 vaccine for teenagers to allow more time to better assess the potential risk of developing myocarditis, or heart inflammation. The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on Friday...

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Moderna says its vaccine is safe, effective for kids 6-11: Live COVID-19 updates

Moderna says its vaccine is safe, effective for kids 6-11: Live COVID-19 updates

This post was originally published on this siteModerna says its vaccine for kids ages 6-11 shows a “robust” immune response in a study of more than 4,500 youths. Latest COVID-19 news.     

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FDA advisory committee to consider boosters for Moderna and J&J COVID-19 vaccines

FDA advisory committee to consider boosters for Moderna and J&J COVID-19 vaccines

This post was originally published on this sitePeople who received Moderna and J&J COVID vaccines have been in limbo about booster shots. A key FDA committee will recommend if they are necessary.     

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