Top Stories

COVID-19 vaccine from Pfizer and BioNTech is found to be 90% effective, early data from large trial indicate

US pharmaceutical giant Pfizer and German biotech firm BioNTech said their coronavirus vaccine was more than 90 per cent effective in preventing COVID-19 among those without evidence of prior infection, in a major breakthrough that could make the shot available for use by the end of the year if drug authorities give it the green light. It comes as drugmakers and research centers around the world scramble to deliver a safe and effective vaccine in an attempt to bring an end to the coronavirus pandemic that has claimed over 1.25 million lives worldwide.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *