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South African firm to help make Pfizer/BioNTech COVID vaccine

July 21 (Reuters) – Pfizer (PFE.N) and BioNTech (22UAy.DE) have struck a deal for South Africa’s Biovac Institute to help manufacture around 100 million doses a year of their COVID-19 vaccine for the African Union, the firms said on Wednesday. The deal is to “fill and finish” the vaccine, the......

Philippines signs deal for 40 mln Pfizer/BioNTech COVID-19 doses

Vials of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine are pictured in a vaccination centre in Geneva, Switzerland, February 3, 2021. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine deliveries in bulk to begin by August Philippines has secured 113 mln doses from vaccine suppliers Government wants to vaccinate up to 70 million Filipinos MANILA, June 20 (Reuters)......

EU clears Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine for adolescents

A medical worker prepares to dilute a vial of Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine at a coronavirus disease (COVID-19) vaccination center in Singapore March 8, 2021. REUTERS/Edgar Su/File Photo The European Commission on Friday authorized Pfizer (PFE.N) and partner BioNTech SE’s COVID-19 vaccine for use in children as young as 12, paving the......

F.D.A. Authorizes Pfizer-BioNTech Vaccine for Children 12 to 15

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New York Times – For more and to sign up click here Vaccinating children is crucial to building up population levels of immunity and curtailing the spread of the coronavirus. Though children spread the virus less efficiently than adults do, they make up about 23 percent of the population. Experts......

FDA permits use of the Pfizer-BioNTech Covid vaccine in kids ages 12 to 15

CNBC – For more and to sign up click here A group of teenagers serving as ‘Covid-19 Student Ambassadors’ joined Governor Gretchen Whitmer to receive a dose of the Pfizer Covid vaccine at Ford Field during an event to promote and encourage Michigan residents to go and get their vaccines......

Scientist who helped develop Pfizer-BioNTech Covid vaccine agrees third shot is needed as immunity wanes

CNBC – For more and to sign up click here The chief medical officer of BioNTech told CNBC on Wednesday that people will likely need a third shot of its two-dose Covid-19 vaccine as immunity against the virus wanes, agreeing with previous comments made by Pfizer CEO Albert Bourla. Dr.......

Pfizer/BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine neutralizes Brazil variant in lab study

FILE PHOTO: A vial and sryinge are seen in front of a displayed Pfizer logo in this illustration taken January 11, 2021. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration/File Photo NEW YORK (Reuters) – The COVID-19 vaccine from Pfizer Inc and BioNTech SE was able to neutralize a new variant of the coronavirus spreading rapidly......

Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine found to be effective against Covid variant discovered in the UK

CNBC – For more and to sign up click here A picture taken on January 15, 2021, shows a pharmacist holding with gloved hands a phial of the undiluted Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine for Covid-19, stored at -70 ° in a super freezer of the hospital of Le Mans, northwestern France as......

Swiss drugs regulator authorises Pfizer/Biontech COVID-19 vaccine

Pharmacy manager Larren Suh displays the Pfizer-BioNTech coronavirus disease (COVID-19) vaccine at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts, U.S., December 16, 2020. Craig F. Walker/Pool via REUTERS ZURICH (Reuters) – Swiss drugs regulator Swissmedic has authorised the COVID-19 vaccine from Pfizer and partner BioNTech, the agency said on Saturday, calling......

Factbox: Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine days away from UK roll-out

(Reuters) – Britain on Wednesday became the first country in the world to approve the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine for use and said that it will be rolled out from early next week. FILE PHOTO: Biontech’s logo is seen through a 3D-printed Pfizer logo in this illustration taken November 10, 2020.......

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