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German panel approves AstraZeneca vaccine jab for over 65s

Germany’s health minister says the country’s independent vaccine committee has formally approved giving the AstraZeneca shot to people age 65 and over ByThe Associated Press March 4, 2021, 12:28 PM • 2 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article BERLIN — Germany’s independent vaccine committee has formally approved giving the AstraZeneca shot to… Read More »

Johnson & Johnson’s COVID-19 vaccine scores FDA panel backing, setting up likely authorization

A month after Johnson & Johnson’s COVID-19 vaccine posted positive data in a phase 3 study, the shot is almost ready for prime time. Late Friday, a key panel unanimously endorsed the vaccine for emergency use and sent it to the agency for an official decision. An FDA authorization for the one-dose vaccine would provide a quick lift… Read More »

‘Don’t be under the illusion’ that an economic recovery will come quickly with a vaccine, UBS’ Weber says

A health care worker holds an injection syringe of the phase 3 vaccine trial, developed against the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic by the U.S. Pfizer and German BioNTech company, at the Ankara University Ibni Sina Hospital in Ankara, Turkey on October 27, 2020. Dogukan Keskinkilic | Anadolu Agency | Getty Images The announcement earlier this… Read More »