Australia begins COVID-19 vaccinations with Pfizer/BioNTech jab

Up to 4 million Australians are anticipated to obtain a COVID-19 vaccine voluntarily by March. Australia has kicked off its COVID-19 vaccination programme a day forward of schedule, with Prime Minister Scott Morrison and an 84-year-old World War II survivor among the many first Australians to obtain the primary dose of their coronavirus jabs. Morrison… Continue reading Australia begins COVID-19 vaccinations with Pfizer/BioNTech jab

EU orders further 200 million doses of Pfizer/BioNTech coronavirus vaccine

German drugmaker BioNTech on Wednesday introduced that the European Union will purchase a further 200 million doses of its Coronavirus vaccine, that can be delivered within the second quarter of 2021. “We will initiate production at our Marburg facility this month and have strengthened our manufacturing network with additional partners. We are continuing to evaluate,… Continue reading EU orders further 200 million doses of Pfizer/BioNTech coronavirus vaccine

Pfizer/BioNTech pledge as much as 75 million further vaccine doses to the EU

US drugmaker Pfizer and its German companion BioNTech have pledged to offer as much as 75 million extra doses of their vaccine to the EU within the second quarter of 2021, the German firm’s chief monetary officer Sierk Poetting stated on Monday. “We are working with pharmaceutical companies to ensure vaccines are delivered to Europeans,”… Continue reading Pfizer/BioNTech pledge as much as 75 million further vaccine doses to the EU

Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine more likely to shield in opposition to COVID variant

The Coronavirus vaccine developed by US large Pfizer and its German companion BioNTech is more likely to be efficient in opposition to a brand new key mutation that emerged within the UK, in keeping with a research printed on-line on Tuesday. The research, printed on preprint server bioRxiv and never but peer-reviewed discovered that antibodies discovered… Continue reading Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine more likely to shield in opposition to COVID variant

First doses of Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine to hit Iraq by February

Jan 11, 2021 Iraq is anticipated to obtain its first doses of the Pfizer-BioNTech coronavirus vaccine by February, in response to Iraq’s Health Minister on Monday.  Last month, the ministry introduced it had signed a preliminary take care of the vaccine makers to import 1.5 million doses by early 2021. Health Ministry spokesperson Saif al-Badr… Continue reading First doses of Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine to hit Iraq by February

Dubai begins administering Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine

Dec 23, 2020 Dubai started a vaccination marketing campaign in opposition to COVID-19 on Wednesday. The United Arab Emirates has already rolled out some vaccines to battle the coronavirus. The Dubai Health Authority started administering the vaccine made by Pfizer and BioNTech. The course of will happen in 4 levels: The first group to obtain the… Continue reading Dubai begins administering Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine

BioNTech CEO ‘assured’ vaccine works towards new UK variant

German pharmaceutical firm BioNTech has “scientific confidence” that its coronavirus vaccine works towards the brand new UK variant, however additional research are have to be utterly certain, its CEO, Ugur Sahin stated on Tuesday. “We don’t know at the moment if our vaccine is also able to provide protection against this new variant,” Sahin instructed a… Continue reading BioNTech CEO ‘assured’ vaccine works towards new UK variant

Hackers steal Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine knowledge in Europe, say corporations

US drugmaker Pfizer and its German accomplice BioNTech on Wednesday mentioned that paperwork associated to their COVID-19 vaccine had been “unlawfully accessed” in a cyberattack on the European Medicines Agency (EMA). It was not instantly clear when or how the assault passed off, who was accountable or what different info could have been compromised. The… Continue reading Hackers steal Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine knowledge in Europe, say corporations

UK prepares to roll out Pfizer-BioNTech COVID vaccine

The United Kingdom is making ready to roll out the Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine, initially making the shot out there at hospitals earlier than distributing shares to the docs’ clinics. Last month, the US pharmaceutical firm and its German accomplice mentioned that their coronavirus vaccine was greater than 90% efficient in stopping Covid-19 amongst these with… Continue reading UK prepares to roll out Pfizer-BioNTech COVID vaccine