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Biden advisor Dr. Atul Gawande was in Moderna trial

Biden advisor Dr. Atul Gawande was in Moderna trial

Dr. Atul Gawande, a coronavirus advisor to President-elect Joe Biden, told CNBC on Wednesday he participated in Moderna‘s Covid-19 vaccine trial. “My mother, at 84, said, ‘I want to give back,’ so she signed up for the trial. I said if my mom can do that, then I’ll sign up for …

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Moderna Covid vaccine FDA approved for emergency use

U.S. plans to ship 6 million Moderna doses once FDA gives OK

The Food and Drug Administration has approved Moderna‘s coronavirus vaccine for emergency use. The vaccine — the second approved for use in the U.S. behind Pfizer and BioNTech‘s — bolsters the U.S. supply of doses. The potentially lifesaving shots are desperately needed to fend off the pandemic that has taken …

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You can’t sue Pfizer or Moderna over side effects

You can't sue Pfizer or Moderna over side effects

If you experience severe side effects after getting a Covid vaccine, lawyers tell CNBC there is basically no one to blame in a U.S. court of law.  The federal government has granted companies like Pfizer and Moderna immunity from liability if something unintentionally goes wrong with their vaccines. “It is …

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5 things to know before FDA panel votes on Moderna

5 things to know before FDA panel votes on Moderna

Medical syringes are seen with Moderna company logo displayed on a screen in the background in this illustration photo taken in Poland on October 12, 2020. Jakub Porzycki | NurPhoto | Getty Images A key Food and Drug Administration advisory panel is scheduled to vote Thursday on whether to recommend …

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What it’s like in Pfizer, Moderna trials

What it's like in Pfizer, Moderna trials

The Pfizer–BioNTech coronavirus vaccine is both safe and effective, according to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. In a report released Tuesday morning, the FDA indicated that it could greenlight the country’s first Covid-19 inoculation within days.  If Pfizer’s shot is granted an emergency use authorization, or EUA, the immunizations …

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Moderna, IHS Markit, Nikola, Carnival & more

Moderna, IHS Markit, Nikola, Carnival & more

Moderna in Cambridge, MA is pictured on Feb. 28, 2020. David L. Ryan | The Boston Globe via Getty Images Check out the companies making headlines midday Monday: Moderna — Shares rallied more than 14% after the drugmaker said its coronavirus vaccine candidate was more than 94% effective in preventing …

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Moderna, IHS Markit, Slack & more

Moderna, IHS Markit, Slack & more

Check out the companies making headlines before the bell: Moderna — Shares Moderna rose more than 11% in premarket trading after the drugmaker said new data confirms the vaccine is more than 94% effective in preventing Covid-19. Moderna plans to request emergency clearance from the Food and Drug Administration on Monday. …

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Moderna, Simon Property, BBVA, Virgin Galactic & more

Moderna, Simon Property, BBVA, Virgin Galactic & more

Check out the companies making headlines midday on Monday: Moderna — The drugmaker’s stock soared more than 7% after announcing preliminary phase three trial data shows its coronavirus vaccine is more than 94% effective in preventing Covid-19. Moderna is the second U.S. company in a week to report positive results …

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Moderna Covid vaccine could help end pandemic

Moderna Covid vaccine could help end pandemic

Dr. Scott Gottlieb told CNBC on Monday that the devastating coronavirus pandemic could “effectively” be ended next year, following promising developments around Moderna’s Covid-19 vaccine. The Massachusetts-based biotech company on Monday announced that its coronavirus vaccine was 94.5% effective in preventing Covid-19, based on preliminary data from its phase-three trial. The news …

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Moderna says its coronavirus vaccine is more than 94% effective

Moderna says its coronavirus vaccine is more than 94% effective

Moderna said preliminary phase three trial data shows its coronavirus vaccine is more than 94% effective in preventing Covid-19 — a result CEO Stephane Bancel called a “game-changer.” The analysis evaluated 95 confirmed Covid-19 infections among the trial’s 30,000 participants. Moderna, which developed its vaccine in collaboration with the National Institute …

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Moderna vaccine data coming soon — what to look out for

Moderna vaccine data coming soon — what to look out for

Moderna is expected to release crucial data in the coming days from a late-stage trial that will show whether its coronavirus vaccine is effective. Shares of the Cambridge, Massachusetts-based company were up by more than 3.8% on Thursday after it announced Wednesday evening that it had enough data from its 30,000-person …

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