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Moderna jumps 11% after filing for FDA approval as final results show its COVID-19 vaccine candidate is 94% effective

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

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Moderna jumped 11% on Monday after the company filed for US FDA approval of its coronavirus vaccine to be widely distributed.
Studies conducted on 196 people show the vaccine shot is more than 94% effective at protecting people from becoming ill with the virus.
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Shares in US drugmaker Moderna rose as much as 11% in pre-market trading on Monday after the company filed for US regulatory approval for its COVID-19 vaccine candidate and as final data showed the shot was 94% effective.
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Moderna is set to ask the FDA to authorize its coronavirus vaccine, a key step before it can be given to more people

Moderna is set to ask the FDA to authorize its coronavirus vaccine, a key step before it can be given to more people

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Summary List Placement Moderna is set to ask US regulators to allow the emergency use of its experimental coronavirus vaccine, starting a process that could allow the shot to be given more widely within weeks.
The biotech company plans to file today for emergency use authorization with the US Food and Drug Administration, Moderna said in a statement, about a week after Pfizer and BioNTech asked the FDA to green light their vaccine. The company is also seeking approval from regulators in other countries.
Moderna said its vaccine was 94.1% effective at preventing COVID-19, the disease caused...
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