FDA authorization for updated Covid-19 boosters could be expanded to younger ages as soon as early October

CNN  —  US Food and Drug Administration authorization for updated Covid-19 boosters could be expanded to younger age groups as soon as early October, a source close to planning discussions…

Pfizer, Moderna seek authorization for updated Covid-19 boosters for younger children

CNN  —  Younger children could soon be eligible to receive an updated Covid-19 booster shot. Pfizer and BioNTech on Monday said they completed their submission to the US Food and…

Pfizer and BioNTech seek FDA authorization for updated Covid-19 booster

This updated formulation will combine the original vaccine with one that targets Omicron sublineages BA.4 and BA.5, and would be administered as a 30 microgram dose. The companies say they…

Moderna seeks emergency use authorization for Covid-19 vaccine for children ages 6 months through 5 years

“We believe mRNA-1273 will be able to safely protect these children against SARS-CoV-2, which is so important in our continued fight against COVID-19, and will be especially welcomed by parents…

Moderna to Seek Authorization of Its Coronavirus Vaccine for Young Children

WASHINGTON — Moderna said on Wednesday that it would seek emergency authorization of its coronavirus vaccine for children younger than 6, after interim results from its clinical trial showed that…

Pfizer Seeks Authorization of a Second Booster Shot for Older Americans

But since Israel only recently began its second booster program, researchers could not determine whether the added protection was short-lived. Israel began offering fourth doses to health care workers in…

Novavax Applies for FDA Authorization of Its Covid Vaccine

The pharmaceutical company Novavax said on Monday that it had submitted an application to the Food and Drug Administration seeking authorization for its long-delayed protein-based coronavirus vaccine. It is not…

Novavax Covid Vaccine Wins Authorization in Indonesia

Novavax, a Maryland-based firm that obtained $1.75 billion from the United States governing administration to establish a protein-centered Covid-19 vaccine, introduced Monday it experienced received unexpected emergency authorization for its…

FDA vaccine advisers recommend emergency use authorization for booster dose of Moderna’s Covid-19 vaccine

The FDA’s Vaccines and Similar Biological Items Advisory Committee agreed use of a booster dose would be secure and powerful in some people six months out from their main collection.…

Johnson & Johnson to Seek F.D.A. Authorization for Booster Shot

WASHINGTON — Johnson & Johnson is preparing to request federal regulators early this week to authorize a booster shot of its coronavirus vaccine, in accordance to officers acquainted with the…