• 82-Year-Old Receives the First Dose the AZ-Oxford Vaccine

    82-Year-Old Receives the First Dose the AZ-Oxford Vaccine0

    The UK became the first country to approve the AstraZeneca-Oxford covid vaccine, on Wednesday, 30 December 2020. Today, Brian Pinker, 82, became the first person in the world, outside clinical trials, to receive the initial dose of the AZD1222 vaccine.   AZD1222 Vaccine The AZD1222 vaccine uses an adenovirus that infects only chimpanzees as the

    READ MORE
  • Covid-19 Vaccines: A Timeline of Recent Advancements

    Covid-19 Vaccines: A Timeline of Recent Advancements0

    Images Credit: Mos.ru, CC BY 4.0, via Wikimedia Commons, Rs-nourse, CC BY-SA 4.0, via Wikimedia Commons,https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Moderna_Therapeutics_company_logo.png with UploadWizard, CC BY-SA 3.0 Press Releases: Sputnik: https://sputnikvaccine.com/newsroom/pressreleases/second-interim-analysis-of-clinical-trial-data-showed-a-91-4-efficacy-for-the-sputnik-v-vaccine-on-d/ AstraZeneca: https://www.ox.ac.uk/news/2020-11-23-oxford-university-breakthrough-global-covid-19-vaccine FDA: https://www.fda.gov/news-events/press-announcements/coronavirus-covid-19-update-fda-announces-advisory-committee-meeting-discuss-covid-19-vaccine Pfizer: https://www.pfizer.com/news/press-release/press-release-detail/pfizer-and-biontech-conclude-phase-3-study-covid-19-vaccine Moderna: https://investors.modernatx.com/news-releases/news-release-details/modernas-covid-19-vaccine-candidate-meets-its-primary-efficacy

    READ MORE