Pfizer, Moderna Coronavirus Vaccine Boosters Approved For All AdultsHealth officials welcome boosters going into the holiday season since there's been a 35% spike nationwide in new cases in recent weeks and hospitalizations up 6%.
Moderna Files For FDA Emergency Use Authorization For COVID-19 Booster Shot For All Adults In USModerna has filed for emergency use authorization from the FDA for its COVID-19 booster shot for all adults ages 18 and older.
Moderna Says Its COVID-19 Vaccine Was Well-Tolerated And Generated Robust Immune Response In Children Ages 6 To 11Interim results of a Phase 2/3 trial showed Moderna's Covid-19 vaccine was well-tolerated and generated a robust immune response in children ages 6 to 11, the company said Monday.
FDA Authorizes Booster Doses Of Moderna And Johnson & Johnson Vaccines, Says Mix And Match OKAuthorization from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is needed before they'll be available.
FDA Panel Endorses Lower-Dose Moderna COVID Shot For BoosterU.S. health advisers said Thursday that some Americans who received Moderna’s COVID-19 vaccine should get a half-dose booster to bolster protection against the virus.
Pennsylvania Facing Shortage Of Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine Shots After Providers Mistakenly Use 2nd Doses As 1st DosesThe error could mean more than 100,000 people will need appointments rescheduled, state health officials said Wednesday.
UPenn Doctor: Have To Worry About COVID Variants 'Because There's So Much Virus Out There And It's Going Unchecked'Health officials now say those mutations appear to be more dangerous than first thought.
COVID In Pennsylvania: More Than 41,000 Health Care Workers In Commonwealth Have Received VaccinePennsylvania is reporting more than 9,600 new cases of COVID-19 Wednesday.
COVID In New Jersey: Jefferson Health Nurses Thrilled To Be Among First In Area To Receive Moderna's VaccineIt's the first multi-hospital system in South Jersey to begin administering the Moderna vaccine.
COVID In Philadelphia: CHOP Nurse Becomes Vaccine Volunteer After Coronavirus Killed Aunt, Sickened BrotherIn Philadelphia, Penn Medicine has 129 people testing the Moderna vaccine, which, life Pfizer, uses RNA technology originally developed at Penn.
Moderna Coronavirus Vaccine Uses Method 'Developed Largely' By University Of Pennsylvania Researchers, Doctor SaysModerna's vaccine uses a technique called "messenger RNA," which stimulates the body to create an immune response.