Food and Drug Administration emergency authorization for one of the COVID-19 vaccines might be just a day away.
90-year-old grandmother Margaret Keenan of Coventry, England was the first person to receive a vaccination Tuesday morning.
President Trump hosted a vaccine summit at the White House today, although the two companies seeking emergency-use authorization, Pfizer and Moderna, did not attend.
The Food and Drug Administration has confirmed safety data for Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine.
Data from Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine trials is expected to be made public Tuesday, just two days before its critical approval meeting with the Food and Drug Administration committee, where they will deliberate the merits of Pfizer’s vaccine.
The Food and Drug Administration will meet this week to discuss approving Pfizer’s vaccine, and the Trump administration says by mid-January, up to 24 million Americans will get vaccinated, including health workers and nursing home residents.
A family in Charlotte is sharing their experience after volunteering to be a part of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine trial.
The United Kingdom has become the first country in the world to approve the Pfizer coronavirus vaccine for widespread use.
Documents from Operation Warp Speed show coronavirus vaccine could be delivered in December, pending FDA approval
According to documents from Operation Warp Speed, the first shipments of Pfizer’s coronavirus vaccine could be delivered as early as December 15.
Pfizer and BioNTech said they are filing for an emergency use authorization Friday that could allow their COVID-19 vaccine to be used in the United States next month.