Mosquitoes vaccinated people in malaria trial

Mosquitoes vaccinated people in malaria trial

One Seattle morning, Carolina Reid sat in a room with nine other volunteers, each waiting to take part in a clinical trial for a new, experimental malaria vaccine. Reid’s turn came. She put her arm over a cardboard box filled with 200 mosquitoes and covered with...
COVID vaccine may cut long-term symptoms up to 80%

COVID vaccine may cut long-term symptoms up to 80%

COVID-19 patients who had received two doses of the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine reported 8 of the 10 most common long-COVID symptoms 50% to 80% less often than their unvaccinated counterparts, finds an ongoing Israeli study published in the Nature journal npj Vaccines. A...
FDA Authorizes Bivalent Vaccines as Boosters

FDA Authorizes Bivalent Vaccines as Boosters

The US Food and Drug Administration has amended the emergency use authorizations (EUAs) of the Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine and the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine to authorize bivalent formulations of the vaccines for use as a single booster dose at least two months...