Pfizer to seek OK for 3rd vaccine dose; shots still protect

Pfizer is about to seek U.S. authorization for a third dose of its COVID-19 vaccine, saying Thursday that another shot within 12 months could dramatically boost immunity and maybe help ward off the latest worrisome coronavirus mutant. Research from multiple countries shows the Pfizer shot and other widely used COVID-19 vaccines offer strong protection against the highly contagious delta variant, […]

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Macron claims AstraZeneca vaccine is 'almost ineffective' on over-65s

Fury at Emmanuel Macron for claiming AstraZeneca vaccine is ‘almost ineffective’ on over-65s despite EU just giving it the green light and Brussels calmouring for supplies Comments come despite the EU giving the AstraZeneca vaccine full approval  Macron said there was ‘very little information’ available for the vaccine  ‘Today we think that it is quasi-ineffective for people over 65’, he told […]

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Oxford's coronavirus vaccine 'produces STRONG immune response in over 70s,' study finds

OXFORD'S coronavirus vaccine produces a "strong immune response" in elderly participants, a study has found.  Experts said information from an earlier stage of the jab trial suggests "similar" immune response among younger and older adults. ⚠️ Read our coronavirus live blog for the latest news & updates It raises fresh hopes that the Oxford University and AstraZeneca vaccine candidate will […]

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