Pfizer/BioNTech Say COVID-19 Vaccine Likely To Prevent Asymptomatic Infection

Pfizer Inc. and BioNTech SE said on Wednesday that real – world data from Israel suggests that their COVID-19 vaccine is 94% effective in preventing asymptomatic infections, meaning the vaccine could significantly reduce transmission. The companies also said the latest analysis of the Israeli data shows the vaccine was 97% effective in preventing symptomatic disease, … More Pfizer/BioNTech Say COVID-19 Vaccine Likely To Prevent Asymptomatic Infection

CORONAVIRUS | Fauci Says He Will Take New Pfizer Vaccine if FDA Approves It

WASHINGTON – – U.S. infectious disease expert Anthony Fauci said he will take Pfizer Inc.’s new coronavirus vaccine if the Food and Drug Administration approves it and that he has confidence in the company and the government agency. Asked on MSNBC if he would take the vaccine, Fauci said: ‘I’m going to look at the … More CORONAVIRUS | Fauci Says He Will Take New Pfizer Vaccine if FDA Approves It

BREAKING NEWS | ‘Great Day For Humanity’: Pfizer Says COVID-19 Vaccine Over 90% Effective

MILAN  – – Pfizer said on Monday its experimental COVID-19 vaccine was more than 90% effective,  a major victory in the fight against a pandemic that has killed more than a million people, battered the world’s economy and upended daily life. Pfizer and German partner BioTech  are the first drugmakers to release successful data from … More BREAKING NEWS | ‘Great Day For Humanity’: Pfizer Says COVID-19 Vaccine Over 90% Effective

HEALTH | Pfizer Identified Some Antiviral Compounds With Potential As Coronavirus Treatments

NEW YORK – Drugmaker Pfizer Inc said on Monday that it identified certain antiviral compounds it had in development that have the potential to inhibit coronavirus and is engaging with a third party to screen the compounds. The company said it hopes to have the results  from that screening by the end of March and … More HEALTH | Pfizer Identified Some Antiviral Compounds With Potential As Coronavirus Treatments