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Moderna to apply today for FDA authorization for its COVID-19 vaccine

1 month ago   |   By WYFF

The company will ask the FDA to review an expanded data set showing the vaccine is 94.1% effective at preventing COVID-19 and 100% effective at preventing severe cases of the disease.
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Moderna to ask FDA for emergency clearance of COVID-19 vaccine

Moderna to ask FDA for emergency clearance of COVID-19 vaccine

1 month ago   |   By New York Post

Moderna said it will ask the feds to clear its experimental coronavirus vaccine for emergency use on Monday, adding to hopes that two inoculations could be available by the end of the year. The biotech firm will be the second drugmaker to seek a so-called emergency use authorization for a COVID-19 vaccine from the US...
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Moderna says new data shows Covid vaccine is 94% effective, plans to ask FDA for emergency OK Monday

Moderna says new data shows Covid vaccine is 94% effective, plans to ask FDA for emergency OK Monday

1 month ago   |   By CNBC

Moderna is the second drugmaker to seek emergency use from the FDA after Pfizer applied for the same authorization on Nov. 20.
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Moderna Requests Emergency FDA Authorization for COVID-19 Vaccine

1 month ago   |   By Time

Moderna is requesting emergency authorization from the Food and Drug Administration for its COVID-19 vaccine on Monday - a development the company's president tells TIME is an “incredible milestone.”
The filing for the company's mRNA-based vaccine is the first step toward getting the shot into hospitals, pharmacies and health centers. The Massachusetts-based biotech is the second company, following Pfizer , to request authorization for a COVID-19 vaccine.
Unlike Pfizer's shot, which is also based on mRNA, Moderna's vaccine does not need to be stored at ultra cold temperatures in...
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