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FDA panel recommends COVID-19 boosters only for those 65 and older or at high risk

After hours of discussion and a request to revise the question they were being asked, a key federal advisory committee on Friday agreed to a third dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine six months after full vaccination for people aged 65 and older and those at high risk of severe COVID-19.
1 month ago|Washington, United States

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US panel backs COVID-19 boosters only for elderly, high

Dealing the White House a stinging setback, a government advisory panel overwhelmingly rejected a plan Friday to give Pfizer COVID-19 booster shots across the board, and instead endorsed the extra dose only for those who are 65 or older or run a high risk of severe disease. The twin votes represented a heavy blow to the Biden administration's sweeping effort, announced a month ago, to shore up nearly all Americans' protection amid the spread of…

1 month ago|Los Angeles, United States
Times of India
Times of IndiaR

pfizer: US panel recommends Covid boosters for people 65 and older

The panel -- which included vaccinologists, infectious disease researchers, and epidemiologists -- rejected a proposal, submitted by Pfizer and backed by President Joe Biden's administration, to fully approve boosters to everyone aged 16 and over.

1 month ago|Mumbai, India
Reuters
ReutersC

U.S. FDA vaccine advisers vote in favor of COVID-19 booster shot for those 65 and older

A panel of expert outside advisers to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration voted on Friday to recommend COVID-19 vaccine booster shots for Americans 65 and older and those at high risk of illness, after rejecting a call for broader approval.

1 month ago|United Kingdom
News18 India
News18 India

US Panel Backs Covid-19 Boosters Only for Elderly, High

Dealing the White House a stinging setback, a government advisory panel overwhelmingly rejected a plan Friday to give Pfizer COVID-19 booster shots across the board, and instead endorsed the extra vaccine dose only for those who are 65 or older or run a high risk of severe disease.

1 month ago|India
CTV News
CTV NewsC

U.S. FDA advisory panel backs COVID-19 boosters only for seniors, high

Dealing the White House a stinging setback, a government advisory panel overwhelmingly rejected a plan Friday to give Pfizer COVID-19 booster shots across the board, and instead endorsed the extra vaccine dose only for those who are 65 or older or run a high risk of severe disease.

1 month ago|Toronto, Canada
The Hindu
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Coronavirus Updates | U.S. panel backs COVID-19 boosters only for seniors, high

Advisers to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration voted on September 17 to recommend COVID-19 vaccine booster shots for Americans 65 and older and those at high risk of severe illness, after overwhelmingly rejecting a call for broader approval.

1 month ago|India
CBS Local
CBS LocalL

FDA Panel Endorses Pfizer's Vaccine Booster Shots Only For 65+ Or Those At Risk For Severe COVID

An influential federal advisory panel on Friday unanimously endorsed Pfizer's booster shots against COVID-19 only to Americans 65 and over or at high risk for severe disease.

1 month ago|United States
USA Today
USA TodayL

FDA panel approves Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 booster shots only for people 65 and older or at high risk

There isn’t yet sufficient evidence to support boosters for people under 65, the FDA Vaccines and Related Biological Products Advisory Committee said.

1 month ago|United States
abc News
abc NewsL

FDA panel declines to approve boosters for all, but continues debate for older Americans

The panel said they haven't ruled out third shots for older populations.

1 month ago|United States
Sydney Morning Herald
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US panel backs COVID-19 boosters only for elderly, high

The powerful federal agency’s advisory panel is doubtful about the value of mass boosters, rather than those targeted at groups with higher risks.

1 month ago|Sydney, Australia
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C 36%
R 20%
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