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Pfizer vaccine approved for Australia

The Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine has been granted provisional approval by the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA). The federal government has confirmed the first vaccines were expected in late February, though they could be pushed back to early March if there were delays to shipping or production. Provisional approval has been granted for Australians over 16. The… Read More »

Lost in the Pfizer press release that vaccine is 90% effective: ‘Percentage may vary’

Article content continued “I just want to see the evidence.” Canada has bought the rights to 20 million doses of Pfizer’s vaccine. Ottawa, hedging its bets, has also signed pre-order agreements with Quebec-based Medicago, Moderna and other companies for up to 358 million doses of different vaccine candidates. A federal advisory committee has recommended those… Read More »