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Duke vaccine trial for kids: 5 and 7-year-old brothers share their COVID shot experience

2 monthes ago   |   By WRAL

The FDA is expected to approve the Pfizer vaccine for kids ages 12 to 15 as early as NEXT WEEK.
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Moderna Says Its COVID Vaccine Is 96% Effective In Protecting 12 To 17-Year-Old Kids

Moderna Says Its COVID Vaccine Is 96% Effective In Protecting 12 To 17-Year-Old Kids

2 monthes ago   |   By CBS

CAMBRIDGE - Moderna says its vaccine is 96% effective in protecting kids between 12 and 17 years old against COVID-19. That data is from a study of more than 3,2000 participants who received at least one dose of the vaccine.
The Cambridge-based biotech company also said none of the participants had severe reactions to the first or to the second shot.
“No serious safety concerns have been identified to date,” Moderna said about the trial on teens.
Moderna said another study of the vaccine on children 6 months to 11 years old is ongoing but didn't give further details.
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