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Pfizer omicron vaccine could be ready in March

Pfizer omicron vaccine could be ready in March

Pfizer CEO Albert Bourla said a vaccine that targets the omicron variant of Covid will be ready in March, and the company’s already begun manufacturing the doses. “This vaccine will be ready in March,” …

Israel begins vaccination of children

Israel begins vaccination of children

Israel will be ready to begin vaccinating children aged 5-11 against the coronavirus at the beginning of next week, after the special vaccine doses for that age group arrive later this week, writes  …

First batch of Pfizer vaccine delivered to Kazakhstan

First batch of Pfizer vaccine delivered to Kazakhstan

The first batch of Pfizer vaccine against coronavirus was delivered to Kazakhstan on Wednesday evening, the Kazakh Ministry of Health said. As part of the agreement, 4 million doses of Comirnaty Pfizer/BioNTech vaccines were …

Trump reveals details of his vaccination

Trump reveals details of his vaccination

Former US President Donald Trump said in an interview with Yahoo Finance that he was vaccinated against the COVID-19 coronavirus with the Pfizer vaccine. "Well, I was vaccinated with Pfizer, but I would be very happy with any of …

Iranians want but cannot get vaccinated

Iranians want but cannot get vaccinated

The slow pace of vaccinations is sparking anger in Iran, where outraged citizens have abandoned hope of the government providing the essential shots. As an act of defiance, Iranians are now refusing to wear masks and comply with quarantines

Pfizer and Moderna raise prices for COVID-19 vaccines in EU

Pfizer and Moderna raise prices for COVID-19 vaccines in EU

Pfizer Inc and Moderna Inc have raised the prices of their COVID-19 vaccines in their latest European Union supply contracts, the Financial Times reported on Sunday. The new price for the Pfizer shot was 19.50 euros …

Israel: Pfizer vaccine 39% effective in halting Delta

Israel: Pfizer vaccine 39% effective in halting Delta

Pfizer Inc.’s Covid-19 vaccine provided a strong shield against hospitalization and more severe disease in cases caused by the contagious delta variant in Israel in recent weeks, even though it was just 39% effective in preventing …

Georgia offers Pfizer vaccination to individuals above 16

Georgia offers Pfizer vaccination to individuals above 16

Individuals over 16 will be able to receive the Pfizer vaccine in Georgia following the Georgian health minister's order, Interpressnews agency reports.  The delivery of one million doses of the Pfizer vaccines is …

Pfizer identifies fake vaccine doses in Poland and Mexico

Pfizer identifies fake vaccine doses in Poland and Mexico

Pfizer has identified fake doses of its COVID-19 vaccine in Mexico and Poland. According to The Wall Street Journal, roughly 80 people in Mexico received a fake vaccine at $1,000 per dose in February, but didn’t appear to be …

Herd immunity to develop in EU by autumn

Herd immunity to develop in EU by autumn

Barclays Bank experts revealed the date when herd immunity in the European Union will develop. According to their estimations, the population will get herd immunity by autumn amid an improvement in the supply of vaccines. "The …

First batch of Pfizer coronavirus vaccine arrive in Georgia

First batch of Pfizer coronavirus vaccine arrive in Georgia

The plane delivered the first batch of 29,250 doses of the U.S.-German Pfizer/BioNtech coronavirus vaccine to Georgia late yesterday.  Based on evidence from clinical trials, the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine is 95% …

Pfizer begins human trials of pill to treat COVID-19

Pfizer begins human trials of pill to treat COVID-19

Pharmaceutical giant Pfizer has kicked off early stage clinical trials of an experimental oral antiviral drug to treat COVID-19.  The company announced the phase one trial of the drug, PF-07321332, is currently taking …

Georgia to receive Pfizer vaccine in late February

Georgia to receive Pfizer vaccine in late February

By the end of February, Georgia will receive the first doses of Pfizer coronavirus vaccine, Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Gakharia wrote on Facebook. The head of government expressed special gratitude for the …