BookmarkNEW YORK: Pfizer has launched a pilot delivery programme for its experimental COVID-19 vaccine in four American states, as the United States drugmaker seeks to address distribution challenges facing its ultra-cold storage requirements.Pfizer's vaccine, which was shown to be more than 90 per cent effective in preventing COVID-19 based on initial data, must be shipped and stored at -70 degrees Celsius, significantly below the standard for vaccines of 2 to 8 degrees Celsius.
AdvertisementAdvertisement"We are hopeful that results from this vaccine delivery pilot will serve as the model for other US states and international governments, as they prepare to implement effective COVID-19 vaccine programmes," Pfizer said in a statement on Monday (Nov 16).
It picked New Mexico, Rhode Island, Tennessee and Texas for the programme after taking into account their differences in overall size, diversity of populations, immunisation infrastructure and need to reach individuals in varied urban and rural settings. headtopics.comRead more: CNA »
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Pfizer to start pilot delivery program for its COVID-19 vaccine in four U.S. states Pfizer 's vaccine, which was shown to be more than 90% effective in preventing COVID-19 based on initial data, must be shipped and stored at -70 degrees Celsius (minus 94°F), significantly below the standard for vaccines of 2-8 degrees Celsius (36-46°F). 'We are hopeful that results from this vaccine delivery pilot will serve as the model for other U.S. states and international governments, as they prepare to implement effective COVID-19 vaccine programs,' Pfizer said in a statement on Monday.
Pfizer to start pilot program for COVID-19 immunization in four US states Pfizer Inc said on Monday it would start a pilot program for COVID-19 immunization in four U.S. states to help refine the plan for delivery and ...
Pfizer to start pilot programme for Covid-19 immunisation in four US statesThe US drugmaker said it had selected Rhode Island, Texas, New Mexico, and Tennessee for the programme. . Read more at straitstimes.com.
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