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Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 shot loses power against Omicron variant, but booster restores protection

1 month ago   |   By STAT

People who have received two doses of the Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine are likely susceptible to infection from the Omicron variant of the coronavirus, but a third shot restores antibody activity against the virus, the companies said Wednesday.
Their findings are based on lab experiments using the blood of people who have received the vaccine. In a press release , the companies reported a 25-fold reduction on average in the levels of neutralizing antibody activity against the Omicron variant in people who had received two doses of their Covid-19 vaccine. But they also found that blood...
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Two vaccine doses may NOT be enough to protect against Omicron coronavirus variant, says Pfizer

Two vaccine doses may NOT be enough to protect against Omicron coronavirus variant, says Pfizer

1 month ago   |   By Daily Mail

Pfizer says that people who get the third shot booster should have enough immunity to fight the variant, according to their press release on Wednesday.
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