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Pfizer’s Omicron-Targeting Covid-19 Vaccines Generate Stronger Immune Response

Pfizer’s Omicron-Targeting Covid-19 Vaccines Generate Stronger Immune Response

Pfizer Inc and BioNTech SE vaccines modified to target the Omicron variant produced a significantly higher immune response than the companies’ currently available vaccine in one study, they said. A modified booster injection targeting Omicron specifically increased neutralizing antibody levels 13.5 to 19.6 times higher than the current injection in study volunteers one month after …

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Juul Asks Court to Block FDA Ban, Explores Possible Bankruptcy Filings

Juul Asks Court to Block FDA Ban, Explores Possible Bankruptcy Filings

Juul Labs Inc. asked a federal appeals court on Friday to temporarily block the Food and Drug Administration’s order that the vaping company immediately withdraw its e-cigarettes from the U.S. market, a decision that would block your business. In addition to fighting the FDA order, Juul has been working with its legal advisers on options …

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FDA Investigating Report of Baby’s Death After Consuming Abbott Baby Formula

FDA Investigating Report of Baby’s Death After Consuming Abbott Baby Formula

The Food and Drug Administration is investigating a new report of another child’s death after consuming Abbott Laboratoriesinfant formula, the agency said Wednesday. The FDA said it learned of the death, which occurred in January, from a consumer complaint it received on June 10. The FDA said its investigation is in preliminary stages and it …

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How are the Pfizer and Moderna vaccines for young children different?

How are the Pfizer and Moderna vaccines for young children different?

CNN — Finally, Covid-19 vaccines for children under 5 years old will reach little arms and legs this week. Since the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has recommended two options for this age group, one from Pfizer/BioNTech and one from Moderna, parents and caregivers may be wondering which is right for them. your …

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