Moderna Requests Emergency Vaccination Authorization for Young Children

Moderna said Wednesday it will seek immediate authorization for a coronavirus vaccine for children younger than 6 years after interim results from its clinical trial showed volunteers in this age group had a similar immune response to young adults when given a quarter dose compared to younger adults. powerful. However, the company has proven that […]

Vaccination Slow in Some Nursing Homes While Awaiting US Authorization

When Jim Lewis was told earlier this month that his 90-year-old mother, who lives in a nursing home outside of Boise, Idaho, had tested positive for Covid-19, he wondered if he had contracted the virus from an unvaccinated employee. And he had reason to worry. Just over half of the Creekside Transitional Care and Rehabilitation […]