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Canadian panel of vaccine experts recommend giving the second COVID-19 jab after four months
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Canadian panel of vaccine experts recommend giving the second COVID-19 jab after four months

By doing so, around 80 percent of Canadians over the age of 16 will receive a single dose by the end of June with the expected supply of Pfizer-BioNTech and Moderna vaccines

Asian, African nations urge vaccine makers to share blueprints, COVID-19 vaccine know-how
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Asian, African nations urge vaccine makers to share blueprints, COVID-19 vaccine know-how

Companies traditionally pour huge amounts of money and research into drugs and vaccines, for the right to profit from them.

Johnson & Johnson's upcoming COVID-19 vaccine trials to include infants
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Johnson & Johnson's upcoming COVID-19 vaccine trials to include infants

Pfizer-BioNTech and Moderna plan to gradually test their vaccines in younger and younger age groups.

US gets third COVID-19 vaccine as FDA approves Johnson & Johnson's one-dose shot
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US gets third COVID-19 vaccine as FDA approves Johnson & Johnson's one-dose shot

The FDA said J&J's vaccine offers strong protection against serious illness, hospitalisations, and death. The company has said it expects to deliver 20 million doses to the US by the end of March

Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine synthesized for the South African variant is ready for testing
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Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine synthesized for the South African variant is ready for testing

Either a South Africa variant-specific candidate could be used as a booster or a booster that combines the classic vaccine with the variant-specific will be created.

Johnson & Johnson's single-dose COVID-19 vaccine safe and effective, says FDA paving way for approval
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Johnson & Johnson's single-dose COVID-19 vaccine safe and effective, says FDA paving way for approval

The vaccine was 66.1% effective in preventing moderate to severe disease and appeared safe, the US Food and Drug Administration said on Wednesday

Moderna’s simple fix to vaccine supply: More doses packed in every vial dispatched
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Moderna’s simple fix to vaccine supply: More doses packed in every vial dispatched

Moderna has delivered about 46 percent of the vaccine stock administered in the US so far, followed by Pfizer-BioNTech.

Pfizer, Moderna, Astrazeneca, Bharat Biotech, other COVID-19 vaccines in use or getting close
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Pfizer, Moderna, Astrazeneca, Bharat Biotech, other COVID-19 vaccines in use or getting close

The shots were all tested differently, and some were allowed to go into use even before they were rigorously tested.

Johnson & Johnson one-dose COVID-19 shot offers strong protection, fuels concern about variants
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Johnson & Johnson one-dose COVID-19 shot offers strong protection, fuels concern about variants

A single-dose vaccine is a big advantage when most countries are struggling to get shots in arms more quickly.

TATA, CSIR in talks with Moderna to conduct trials, bring COVID-19 vaccine to India
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TATA, CSIR in talks with Moderna to conduct trials, bring COVID-19 vaccine to India

Moderna's vaccine is based on mRNA technology and it 94 percent effective at preventing COVID-19 in people who were given two doses and had no history of the infection.

Split doses, delay second shot, inject into skin; in crises, vaccines can be 'stretched': Experts
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Split doses, delay second shot, inject into skin; in crises, vaccines can be 'stretched': Experts

There is hard evidence that fractional doses and delayed doses have worked when doctors have tried them out of desperation.

COVID-19 vaccine effective in elderly says AstraZeneca after German govt doubts efficacy
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COVID-19 vaccine effective in elderly says AstraZeneca after German govt doubts efficacy

Earlier reports said that the AstraZeneca/Oxford vaccine efficacy is as low as eight percent in adults over 65 years.

China wanted to show off its COVID-19 vaccines to the world, but the move is backfiring
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China wanted to show off its COVID-19 vaccines to the world, but the move is backfiring

A YouGov survey this month of roughly 19,000 people in 17 countries and regions showed that most were distrustful of a COVID-19 vaccine made in China

Irked by slow EU rollout, Hungary approves Russia's Sputnik V vaccine against coronavirus
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Irked by slow EU rollout, Hungary approves Russia's Sputnik V vaccine against coronavirus

The vaccine, Sputnik V, received a six-month authorisation Wednesday from Hungary’s National Institute of Pharmacy and Nutrition, institute director Matyas Szentivanyi told public television

All Covid-19 vaccines from India being developed for storage at 2-8 deg Celsius: DBT Secy
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All Covid-19 vaccines from India being developed for storage at 2-8 deg Celsius: DBT Secy

Logistics at many stages have been worked out keeping this target temperature in mind to meet storage availability.

Coronavirus mutant variant: What is the spike protein and why is it so important?
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Coronavirus mutant variant: What is the spike protein and why is it so important?

The new variant carries several peculiar changes to the spike protein when compared to other closely related variants.

US clears Moderna's vaccine against COVID-19; second shot in country's arsenal after Pfizer-BioNTech
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US clears Moderna's vaccine against COVID-19; second shot in country's arsenal after Pfizer-BioNTech

The much-needed doses are set to arrive on Monday after the Food and Drug Administration authorized an emergency rollout of the vaccine

UK to rollout Pfizer-BioNtech's COVID-19 vaccine next week: Who will get it first, and other FAQs
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UK to rollout Pfizer-BioNtech's COVID-19 vaccine next week: Who will get it first, and other FAQs

The authorisation to use the vaccine developed by Pfizer and BioNTech now clears the way for the deployment of a vaccine that’s expected to play a significant role in the global effort to cub the coronavirus

Japan approves bill to provide free coronavirus vaccine to its 126 million residents
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Japan approves bill to provide free coronavirus vaccine to its 126 million residents

The country has secured COVID-19 vaccines for 60 million people from pharmaceutical giant Pfizer, and for a further 25 million people from biotech firm Moderna

Moderna says its vaccine 94% effective against COVID-19, asks European and US regulators for emergency use
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Moderna says its vaccine 94% effective against COVID-19, asks European and US regulators for emergency use

The US pharma company said it was on track to have about 20 million doses of its vaccine ready to ship in America by 2020-end