B.1.1.7 variant now 10% of US cases—and cases are once again ticking up

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Pfizer CEO States: ‘Every Year You Will Have to Get Your Annual Shot for COVID’

Pfizer CEO: ‘Every Year You Will Have to Get Your Annual Shot for COVID’ Pfizer said this week it’s begun testing a third dose of its COVID vaccine and a…

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We’ll likely have a 3rd COVID vaccine soon; J&J vaccine clears last hurdle

Enlarge / A sign at the Johnson & Johnson campus on August 26, 2019 in Irvine, California. (credit: Getty | Mario Tama) After a day-long meeting Friday, an advisory panel…

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A 3rd shot? A new booster? Vaccine makers race to trials to beat variants

Enlarge / COVID-19 vaccine at a vaccination center in Madrid on Feb. 26, 2021. (credit: Getty | NurPhoto) With worrisome coronavirus variants seemingly emerging and spreading everywhere, lead vaccine makers…

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Garden-variety germs may explode in COVID’s wake, study suggests

Enlarge / Young children go back to kindergarten following COVID-19 lockdown. (credit: Getty | TPG) In our cushy COVID bubbles, our immune systems may be getting soft. Physical distancing, lockdowns,…

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Pathologist: FDA ‘Misled Public’ on Pfizer Vaccine Efficacy

Pathologist: FDA ‘Misled the Public’ on Pfizer Vaccine Efficacy In an amended reply to the FDA’s rejection of his concerns about Pfizer’s clinical trials, Dr. Sin Hang Lee says the…

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