Moderna claims vaccine 100% effective and safe on children, Moderna can give India 50 million doses of Covid vaccine.

Moderna claims vaccine 100% effective and safe on children, Moderna can give India 50 million doses of Covid vaccine.

Moderna could deliver 50 million doses of single dose Covid vaccine in India next year.

Moderna has announced the results of the second and third stage trials on the children of her vaccine. The company stated that its vaccine was found to be 100% effective and safe on children. The trial was done on children between 12 and 17 years old.

Meanwhile, another important news related to Moderna is that the company can introduce its single dose Covid vaccine in India next year. According to sources, the company is in talks with several other pharmaceutical companies in the country, including Cipla, to give 5 crore doses of vaccine to India.

Moderna included 3,732 children in trial

The trial involved 3,732 children aged between 12 and 17 years. Of these, 2,488 children were give both doses. Children who had both doses of the vaccine did not have corona symptoms. After the results, Moderna said that she would apply her vaccine to the FDA, the US regulatory body, in June to get the children approve.

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Approved Pfizer-BioNtech vaccine for 12 to 15-year-olds in the US.

If Moderna is approve, it will the second vaccine for teenagers in the United States. This month, the Federal Regulators approved the Pfizer-BioNtech vaccine for children aged between 12 and 15 years. Pfizer’s vaccine was initially allow to be use on people 16 and older. At the same time, Moderna vaccine is being apply to people 18 and older.

Vaccine expert Kristin Oliver of Mount Sinai Hospital in New York says Moderna’s results look promising. The more vaccines to protect teenagers from Covid, the better.

Pfizer got approval first

Pfizer was the world’s first corona vaccine to be approve for children. Canadian drug regulator Health Canada allowed the vaccine to administered to children aged between 12 and 15 years. Earlier, this vaccine was being given to those above 16 years of age. After this it was also allow in America.

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