CDC panel unanimously endorses Moderna and J&J Covid boosters, sending to director for final approval

CDC panel unanimously endorses Moderna and J&J Covid boosters, sending to director for final approval

An influential Centers for Disease Control and Prevention advisory committee on Thursday unanimously recommended boosters of Moderna and Johnson & Johnson’s Covid-19 vaccines, sending it to CDC Director Dr. Rochelle Walensky for final approval.The agency’s Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices meeting recommended the Moderna booster for elderly people and at-risk adults six months after they … Read more

FDA OKs Moderna and J&J vaccine boosters for COVID : Shots

FDA OKs Moderna and J&J vaccine boosters for COVID : Shots

A health care worker prepares a dose of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine during a clinic held at the Watts Juneteenth Street Fair in the Watts neighborhood of Los Angeles. Patrick T. Fallon/AFP via Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Patrick T. Fallon/AFP via Getty Images A health care worker prepares a dose of the Moderna … Read more

Moderna COVID vaccine booster shot gets an early thumbs up, but it’s not a done deal. What to know

Moderna COVID vaccine booster shot gets an early thumbs up, but it's not a done deal. What to know

Moderna’s COVID-19 booster shot isn’t approved yet. Sarah Tew/CNET For the most up-to-date news and information about the coronavirus pandemic, visit the WHO and CDC websites. The Food and Drug Administration hasn’t given the Moderna booster shot approval yet, but a Thursday recommendation by an independent advisory committee for the FDA is a promising start. … Read more

Moderna, Racing for Profits, Keeps Covid Vaccine Out of Reach of Poor

Moderna, Racing for Profits, Keeps Covid Vaccine Out of Reach of Poor

Moderna’s market value has nearly tripled this year to more than $120 billion. Two of its founders, as well as an early investor, this month made Forbes magazine’s list of the 400 richest people in the United States.As the coronavirus spread in early 2020, Moderna raced to design its vaccine — which uses a new … Read more

Victoria Covid update: Moderna vaccine to be rolled out as Brett Sutton sounds AFL grand final warning | Victoria

The Moderna vaccine will be rolled out at state-run Covid-19 vaccination sites from next week as Victoria pushes to reach its 80% first-dose target.The Victorian health minister, Martin Foley, said 32,000 Moderna vaccines had been provided by the commonwealth to be administered at state-run clinics, following supply constraints of the Pfizer vaccine flagged for next … Read more