Folks could get a free beer at River Rat Brewery today by getting vaccinated through DHEC’s “Shot and a Chaser” campaign.
Moderna Inc. has filed a request with the European Medicines Agency for its COVID-19 vaccine to be granted authorization for use in adolescents. Moderna has also filed for authorization to use its vaccine under emergency use regulations in the U.S. and Canada.
Researchers begin first trial phase testing whether it is safe to get vaccines from different developers
The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases announced it has started the first phase of a trial testing whether it is safe to mix COVID-19 vaccines from different manufacturers.
American pharmaceutical company Moderna says it has begun the process to win full U.S. regulatory approval for the use of its COVID-19 vaccine in adults.
By Lauran Neergaard
Moderna said its COVID-19 vaccine strongly protects kids as young as 12; this could make it the 2nd option for that age group in the U.S.
We’re learning new information about Pfizer and Moderna’s vaccines, plus variants and boosters.
Moderna says its COVID-19 vaccine is 96% effective in kids ages 12-17. The company’s CEO said the shot was well tolerated in that age group, with no serious safety concerns.
Moderna is setting a goal to make up to one billion doses of its COVID-19 vaccine this year.
The Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine is available once again after it was paused due to blood clot concerns. Meanwhile, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says millions of Americans may have missed their second doses of the Pfizer or Moderna vaccines.
A new study suggests COVID-19 vaccines from Pfizer and Moderna do not appear to pose serious risk during pregnancy. Researchers reviewed data from more than 35,000 pregnant women from December of last year through February of this year.