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FDA advisors unanimously greenlight Moderna boosters for people 65+, high-risk

12 days ago   |   By Ars Technica

Enlarge / The Food and Drug Administration headquarters in White Oak, Maryland.
As expected, a committee of independent advisors for the Food and Drug Administration voted unanimously this afternoon in favor of authorizing a booster dose of Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine for certain groups.
The groups flagged for boosting are individuals ages 65 and older, people ages 18 to 64 who are at risk of severe COVID-19, and those 18 to 64 who are at risk of COVID-19 due to frequent institutional or occupational exposures, such as healthcare and essential workers. These are the same groups that were...
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