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Covid-19 news: UK approves Pfizer and AstraZeneca booster shots

By Michael Le Page , Clare Wilson , Jessica Hamzelou , Sam Wong , Graham Lawton , Adam Vaughan , Conrad Quilty-Harper and Layal Liverpool Vials of Pfizer/ BioNTech and Oxford/AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine. Dinendra Haria/SOPA Images/Shutterstock Latest coronavirus news as of 11am on 10 September Two covid-19 vaccines approved in UK for potential use as… Read More »

Johnson & Johnson told to throw out 60M COVID-19 shots made at troubled Emergent site: report

The manufacturing debacle at Emergent BioSolutions’ Baltimore plant keeps getting worse. After spending weeks inspecting the site, the FDA has instructed COVID-19 vaccine maker Johnson & Johnson and its production partner Emergent BioSolutions to throw out 60 million vaccine doses, The New York Times reports, citing people familiar with the matter. This comes after a manufacturing… Read More »