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Johnson & Johnson says FDA has approved extended vaccine expiration date

Amid a slowdown in vaccine uptake, a number of state health officials had been sounding the alarm that hundreds of thousands of single-shot J&J doses could expire this month.

6/10/2021 8:09:00 PM

Amid a slowdown in vaccine uptake , a number of state health officials had been sounding the alarm that hundreds of thousands of single-shot J&J doses could expire this month.

Johnson & Johnson announced Thursday that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has authorized an extension of its COVID vaccine's shelf life from three months to 4.5 months.Why it matters: Amid a slowdown in vaccine uptake , a number of state health officials had been sounding the alarm that hundreds of thousands of single-shot J&J doses could expire this month.Get market news worthy of your time with Axios Markets. Subscribe for free.Prior to the FDA's extension, which the agency confirmed to

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