Tag: Moderna

Canada to Reopen Border for Fully Vaccinated U.S. Tourists in August

OTTAWA—Canada said it would allow fully vaccinated Americans to enter the country for recreational or tourist activities beginning Aug. 9, more than a year after...

WHO: Rich countries should donate vaccines, not use boosters

Top officials at the World Health Organisation say there’s not enough evidence to show that third doses of coronavirus vaccines are needed and appealed on...

India virus death toll tops 400,000; experts say it’s higher

India on Thursday crossed the grim milestone of more than 400,000 people lost to the coronavirus, a number that though massive is still thought to...

Pfizer, Moderna Vaccines Give More Protection Than Known

June 29, 2021 — A new study shows surprising evidence that COVID-19 vaccines from Pfizer and Moderna may offer longer-lasting immunity than thought. ...

US sending Bangladesh 2.5 million Covid vaccine doses: White House

The United States began shipping 2.5 million doses of Moderna‘s Covid vaccine to Bangladesh on Tuesday, a White House official told AFP, as the South...

Do not doubt the dose: Why some are saying no to vaccines

Vaccines have always met the wall of hesitancy although over time that hurdle has become easier to surmount. When India’s efforts to eradicate smallpox through...

FDA to add warning about rare heart inflammation to Pfizer, Moderna vaccines

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said on Wednesday it plans to move quickly to add a warning about rare cases of heart inflammation in...

China, Other Asian Countries Vaccinate Against Covid-19 Faster Than Ever

SEOUL—Covid-19 vaccine rollouts have accelerated in many Asia-Pacific countries in recent weeks, overtaking the pace of doses being administered in the U.S. and other Western...

Developed Countries Lock Up Covid-19 Vaccines Through 2023

The European Union, Canada and other developed countries have signed deals to get hundreds of millions of doses of Covid-19 vaccines and boosters over the...

Foreign Governments Request Covid-19 Vaccine Doses as U.S. Prepares to Share

Countries such as Pakistan, Afghanistan, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka have petitioned the U.S. for Covid-19 vaccines as the Biden administration prepares to share 80 million...

Close to commit over $1-bn to Moderna for COVID-19 booster vaccine; Provide price capping waiver, indemnity: Cipla to Govt

Seeking fast-track approvals to bring Moderna‘s single-dose COVID-19 booster vaccine in India expeditiously, has requested the government for indemnification and exemptions from price capping, bridging...

European Union Approves Pfizer-BioNTech Vaccine for Adolescents

The European Union’s health agency approved the Covid-19 vaccine from Pfizer Inc. and BioNTech SE for children between the ages of 12 and 15 years...

Lordstown Motors, Nvidia, Bitcoin: What to Watch When the Stock Market Opens Today

Updated May 25, 2021 9:05 am ET Here’s what we’re watching as Tuesday’s trading gets underway. U.S. stock futures rose, putting indexes on course for further...

World’s ‘best’ vaccines could soon come to poor countries | India News

In the 6 months since Covid vaccines became available, those based on mRNA technology have scored top marks. So far, there are only two –...

Drugmakers say Joe Biden misguided over vaccine patent waiver

Drugmakers on Thursday said U.S. President Joe Biden‘s support for waiving patents of COVID-19 vaccines could disrupt a fragile supply chain and that rich countries...

Moderna vaccine: Covax signs deal for 500 mn Moderna Covid vaccine doses

The Covax global vaccine equity programme said Monday it has struck a deal to buy 500 million doses of Moderna‘s Covid-19 jabs. The doses, to...

US to resume J&J COVID vaccinations despite rare clot risk

U.S. health officials lifted an 11-day pause on COVID-19 vaccinations using Johnson & Johnson’s single-dose shot on Friday, after scientific advisers decided its benefits outweigh...

Covid survivors may require just one shot of a two-dose vaccine

Coronavirus vaccines were just rolling out in December when more than 1,000 staffers at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles volunteered for a sweeping study....

3.17 crore doses of Covid vaccines administered in two months | India News

NEW DELHI: India administered over 3.17 crore doses of Covid vaccines in two months since the launch of the mega vaccination drive on January 16,...

Sputnik V in eastern Europe: Propaganda tool or godsend?

Russia’s Sputnik V vaccine has sown division among former Eastern Bloc countries, analysts say, with some seeing it as a godsend and others as a...

What do vaccine efficacy numbers actually mean?

This week, Johnson & Johnson began delivering millions of doses of its coronavirus vaccine across the United States after receiving an emergency use authorization from...

US FDA approves Johnson & Johnson’s single-dose COVID-19 vaccine

The US Food and Drug Administration has approved Johnson and Johnson‘s COVID-19 vaccine that works with just one dose instead of two for emergency use,...

Covid vaccine: Does the Covid-19 vaccine stop transmission?

How to understand the difference between vaccination to prevent covid-19 and shots to halt infection. The purpose of the Covid-19 vaccines is to prevent death...

Here are the biggest short squeezes in the stock market, including GameStop and AMC

Short squeezes will remain a big story in the financial-news media until heavily shorted stocks that have been pushed up by individual investors connected through...

No COVID-19 Vaccine Safety Surprises

Jan. 27, 2021 — The U.S. is nearly 6 weeks into its historic campaign to vaccinate Americans against the virus that causes COVID-19, and so...