The coronavirus variant first discovered in South Africa may be able to evade some of the protection of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine, according to a new Israeli study. The researchers found the prevalence of B.1.351 among patients who received two doses of the vaccine was about eight times higher than those who were unvaccinated. The researchers in the study noted the main caveat of the study was the small sample size.
The coronavirus variant first discovered in South Africa is able to evade some of the protection of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine, according to an Israeli study.
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Cuomo said on Sunday that a Covid-19 variant first identified in South Africa has reached New York.
Billionaire Bill Gates said Johnson & Johnson's and Novavax's Covid-19 vaccines will still be essential tools against new, emerging variants of the virus.
Preliminary reports from South Africa show people who have recovered from Covid-19 have been reinfected with a new, more contagious variant of the virus.
South Africa will give the unapproved Johnson & Johnson vaccine to its front-line health workers as a study to see what protection it provides from Covid-19.
Drugmaker AstraZeneca is racing to adapt its Covid-19 vaccine in the face of new variants of the virus. The process has become more urgent after a small-scale study found that it was less effective at protecting against the more virulent strain discovered in South Africa. Vaccine makers are working on second-generation shots to target variants.
Dow futures rose Monday in an advance that would exceed the 30-stock average's closing record.
Drugmaker AstraZeneca is racing to adapt its Covid-19 vaccine in the face of new variants of the virus.
European stocks closed higher Monday with markets tracking positive sentiment in Asia and the U.S.