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As Monkeypox Cases Rise, Nations Are Urged to Examine Vaccine Stores

New York Times
New York Times – For more and to sign up click here After the Sept. 11 attacks, the United States considered immunizing the entire population to protect against a terrorist attack using smallpox. “In the end, it was decided no, because of the negative consequences of vaccinating lots of people,”......

Pfizer says three doses of its vaccine produce a strong response in the youngest children.

New York Times
Pfizer and BioNTech said on Monday that preliminary findings of a clinical trial of children younger than five showed three doses of their coronavirus vaccine produced a strong enough immune response to meet the criteria for regulatory authorization. In a news release, the companies announced results from a subset of......

Pfizer says third Covid vaccine shot for kids under 5 is 80% effective against omicron

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here A healthcare worker administers a Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine to a child at vaccination site in San Francisco, California, U.S., on Monday, Jan. 10, 2022. David Paul Morris | Bloomberg | Getty Images Pfizer and BioNTech‘s three-dose Covid vaccine for children......

3 Air Force Academy cadets who refused vaccine won’t be commissioned

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here Three cadets set to graduate from the U.S. Air Force Academy who have refused the COVID-19 vaccine will not be commissioned as military officers, the academy said Saturday. The cadets will still earn their bachelors degrees, according to the......

After Australia, can Novak Djokovic find himself again at the French Open?

ESPN
NOVAK DJOKOVIC IS looking for something. It is Orthodox Easter Sunday in Belgrade. Djokovic is playing the final of the Serbia Open, a crowd of 8,000-plus bellowing behind him. Down one set to Andrey Rublev of Russia, he rallies back in the second to force a tiebreak. But late in......

Novavax confident Covid vaccine will receive FDA authorization in June after delays

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Novavax is confident its Covid-19 vaccine will receive the endorsement of the Food and Drug Administration’s advisory committee early this summer, executives said this week. The FDA committee is scheduled to meet on June 7 to review Novavax’s submission. An......

Africa’s first Covid-19 vaccine factory has not received a single order.

New York Times
New York Times – For more and to sign up click here JOHANNESBURG — The first factory in Africa licensed to produce Covid-19 vaccines for the African market has not received a single order and may shut down that production line within weeks if the situation doesn’t change, according to......

U.S. will share COVID-19 vaccine technology, Biden tells global summit

Reuters
WASHINGTON, May 12 (Reuters) – The United States will share technologies used to make COVID-19 vaccines through the World Health Organization and is working to expand rapid testing and antiviral treatments for hard-to-reach populations, President Joe Biden said on Thursday. Speaking at the second global COVID-19 summit, Biden called on......

U.S. licenses key Covid vaccine technology to WHO so other countries can develop shots

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here President Joe Biden on Thursday said the U.S. has licensed a key technology used in the current Covid-19 vaccines to the World Health Organization, which would allow manufacturers around the world to work with the global health agency to develop......

A company with an early contract to produce coronavirus vaccine hid evidence of problems.

New York Times
WASHINGTON — Emergent BioSolutions, a longtime government contractor hired to produce hundreds of millions of coronavirus vaccine doses, hid evidence of quality control problems from Food and Drug Administration inspectors in February 2021 — six weeks before it alerted federal officials that 15 million doses had been contaminated. The disclosure......

Novavax posts first profitable quarter as Covid vaccine rolls out around the world

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Novavax on Monday reported its first profitable quarter as its Covid vaccine rolls out across several countries around the world, though the company still missed earnings and revenue expectations. Novavax reported net income of $203 million in the first quarter,......

Covid in Africa: Why the continent’s only vaccine plant is struggling

BBC
This information is regularly updated but may not reflect the latest totals or vaccines administered for each location. Total doses may include booster doses in addition to those required for full vaccination. The definition of full vaccination varies by location and vaccine type and is subject to change over time.......

Kyrie Irving Calls Himself ‘a Martyr’ Over Vaccine Stance

http://www.si.com/.image/c_limit%2Ccs_srgb%2Cfl_progressive%2Ch_1200%2Cq_auto:good%2Cw_1200/MTg5MjkxODUzMzg2ODg0NDUw/kyrie-irving.jpg Madison Williams Kyrie Irving made headlines throughout the 2021–22 NBA season due to his stance on the COVID-19 vaccine. The Nets guard would not get the vaccine even when New York City set a vaccine mandate for private employers, meaning unvaccinated professional athletes in the city were not allowed to compete......

Citing Safety Concerns, F.D.A. Further Limits J.&J. Covid Vaccine

New York Times
WASHINGTON — In yet another setback for Johnson & Johnson’s coronavirus vaccine, the Food and Drug Administration on Thursday limited its use to adults who cannot or refuse to get the Pfizer-BioNTech or Moderna vaccines, citing safety concerns. The agency said 60 cases of a rare but serious blood-clotting disorder......

FDA restricts Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine due to blood clot risk

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here U.S. regulators on Thursday strictly limited who can receive Johnson & Johnson’s COVID-19 vaccine due to the ongoing risk of rare but serious blood clots. The Food and Drug Administration said the shot should only be given to adults......

Moderna blows out first-quarter earnings expectations, triples Covid vaccine sales

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here The Moderna Covid-19 vaccine awaits administration at a vaccination clinic in Los Angeles, California on December 15, 2021. Frederic J. Brown | AFP | Getty Images Moderna sold $5.9 billion of its Covid vaccine in the first quarter, blowing out......

Pfizer reports combined sales of $15 billion for Covid vaccine and antiviral treatment in first quarter

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Albert Bourla, chief executive officer of Pfizer pharmaceutical company, arrives to ring the closing bell at the New York Stock Exchange. Drew Angerer | Getty Images Pfizer beat on its top and bottom line in its first quarter earnings report,......

CBS Evening News, May 2, 2022

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here CBS Evening News, May 2, 2022 – CBS News Watch CBS News Ukrainian civilians evacuated from Mariupol; New mom gets “happy ending” after Mother’s Day in NICU Be the first to know Get browser notifications for breaking news, live......

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