UK approves Pfizer, BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine for 12 to 15-year-old kids

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United Kingdom connected Friday approved Pfizer/BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine for children aged betwixt 12 and 15 years old.

In March, Pfizer Inc and German spouse BioNTech SE had begun investigating their Covid-19 vaccine successful children nether 12, with hopes of expanding vaccination to that property scope by aboriginal 2022, the US drugmaker had said.

The Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine was authorised by US regulators successful precocious December for radical property 16 and older.

In May, the US pharma elephantine Moderna had said its Covid-19 vaccine protects children arsenic young arsenic 12. In the aforesaid month, the US and Canada authorised Pfizer's vaccine for usage successful children aged 12 and above.

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