Monday, 18 October 2021

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AstraZeneca says US trial data shows vaccine 79% effective

LONDON – AstraZeneca says advanced trial data from a U.S. study on its Covid vaccine shows it is 79 per cent effective. Although AstraZeneca’s vaccine has been authorised in more than 50 countries, it has not yet been given the green light in the US. The US study comprised 30,000 ...

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‘Anti-vaxxers are nuts’: PM Boris Johnson

LONDON: British Prime Minister Boris Johnson described people opposed to vaccinations as “nuts”, as he promoted the government’s expanded programme of flu jabs. “There’s all these anti-vaxxers now. They are nuts, they are nuts,” he said as he toured a medical centre in east London. Johnson’s government has widened its ...

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