FDA advisers endorse Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine for children ages 5 to 11.

FDA advisers endorse Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine for children ages 5 to 11.
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Many public health experts were opposed to a boosters-for-all approach. The new variant is changing some minds.
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Much remains unknown about the new variant of the coronavirus. Experts had said it was only a matter of time before the variant showed up in the United States.
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The fully vaccinated individual returned home from South Africa on Nov. 22 and subsequently tested positive for the Omicron variant of the coronavirus.
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Greek lawmakers have approved legislation making vaccination for COVID-19 mandatory for all residents aged over 60, to deal with an infection surge and the emergence of the omicron variant
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Government aims to ‘future proof’ programme with BioNTech/Pfizer and Moderna orders
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Greek lawmakers have approved legislation making vaccination for COVID-19 mandatory for all people aged over 60 living in the country on pain of a monthly fine, to deal with an infection surge and the emergence of the omicron variant
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New York City’s troubled jail system is facing the suspension of hundreds of corrections officers for failing to meet a Tuesday deadline to get vaccinated against COVID-19
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Giving solid-organ-transplant recipients a fourth dose of mRNA COVID-19 vaccine may lead to only a slight improvement in SARS-CoV-2 antibody concentrations for some patients, according to a study from France.Reuters Health Information
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New cases of COVID-19 were down in children during the week leading up to Thanksgiving, but not by as much as vaccinations, which dropped by 71% in the days before and after the holiday.Medscape Medical News
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Nucleoside-modified mRNA vaccines have gained global attention because of COVID-19. We evaluated a similar vaccine approach for preventing a chronic, latent genital infection rather than an acute respiratory infection. We used animal models to compare an HSV-2 trivalent nucleoside-modified mRNA vaccine with the same antigens prepared as proteins, with an emphasis on antigen-specific memory B cell responses and immune correlates of protection. In guinea pigs, serum neutralizing-antibody titers were higher at 1 month and declined far less by 8 months in mRNA- compared with protein-immunized animals. Both vaccines protected a...
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