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FDA Says Covid-19 Vaccines Remain Effective Without Boosters
September 17, 2021 - 8:37 am

The Food and Drug Administration said vaccines cleared in the U.S. currently provide sufficient protection against severe disease and death from Covid-19 without additional doses, potentially complicating the Biden administration’s deliberations over the need for booster shots.

The FDA released the findings in a report analyzing data submitted by Pfizer Inc. and BioNTech SE as part of their request for authorization for their vaccine to be given as a booster shot in people 16 years and older.

Source: WSJ

https://www.wsj.com/articles/fda-says-covid-19-vaccines-remain-effective-without-boosters-11631726504

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