Pfizer starts clinical trial for omicron-specific Covid vaccine

1/25/2022 2:57:00 PM

Pfizer and BioNTech announced Tuesday that they have started a clinical trial testing a modified Covid-19 vaccine to protect against the supercontagious

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JUST IN: Pfizer and BioNTech announce that they have started a clinical trial testing a modified Covid-19 vaccine to protect against the omicron variant.

Pfizer and BioNTech announced Tuesday that they have started a clinical trial testing a modified Covid-19 vaccine to protect against the supercontagious

02:30The CDC studies also suggested that existing boosters offered “significant protection” against both infection and symptomatic illness, although the protection was higher during the delta surge compared to the omicron surge.While the existing vaccines can protect people against some of the worst outcomes of Covid, drugmakers have said they would

continue to develop variant-specific shotsin case they are needed.John Moore, a professor of microbiology and immunology at Weill Cornell Medical College, said the modified shots could become important in a"worst-case scenario" in which the omicron variant mutates to become as lethal as the delta variant.

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11, 2022 02:30 The CDC studies also suggested that existing boosters offered “significant protection” against both infection and symptomatic illness, although the protection was higher during the delta surge compared to the omicron surge. While the existing vaccines can protect people against some of the worst outcomes of Covid, drugmakers have said they would continue to develop variant-specific shots in case they are needed. Sajid Javid, health secretary, arrives at No. John Moore, a professor of microbiology and immunology at Weill Cornell Medical College, said the modified shots could become important in a"worst-case scenario" in which the omicron variant mutates to become as lethal as the delta variant. U. "That scenario is not impossible," he said. Sajid Javid told MPs in the House of Commons that UK Health Security Agency (UKHSA) data showed “that around two-thirds of positive cases are no longer infectious by the end of day five”."If it happens, the new variant would kill a lot of vaccinated people and change the face of the pandemic for the worse. The newspaper has conceded the initial wording of the editorial was flawed, but not in an intentional or reckless way that made it libelous.

" In other words, the new trial could be seen as"an insurance policy," he said. The change is intended to maximise activity in the economy and education while minimising the risk of people passing on the virus, he said. The proceeding won’t be further delayed if Ms. Moore added that by the time the results from the trial are in, public health officials and outside experts should know more about the trajectory of the pandemic. Will omicron remain the dominant variant, or will it become a minor contributor to the overall pandemic? Will another variant more closely related to the ones that appeared last year emerge? "We may not know that answer any time soon, but in the end it’s relevant to whether and how an omicron-based vaccine will be useful," he said. Previously, people with covid-19 had to self-isolate for a minimum of seven days. Follow . Palin is experiencing symptoms, the judge said he would require her to meet with the court’s physician to assess their severity.