Saturday, April 20, 2024

Topic: Pfizer

Pfizer Covid vaccine more than 90 percent effective in kids: Study

Kid-size doses of Pfizer’s vaccine appear safe and nearly 91 percent effective at preventing symptomatic infections in 5- to 11-year-olds, according to study details released Friday as the US considers opening vaccinations to that age group.

Pfizer vaccines ‘less effective’ but still protects against COVID variant detected in India

The Pfizer vaccine is slightly less effective but appears to still protect against the more transmissible Indian strain of the virus that causes Covid-19, according to a study by France's Pasteur Institute.