Pfizer says that Phase 3 vaccine tests work well and are almost completely effective!
Saturday 15 May 2059 71251 Shares
In the recent development of vaccines, we managed to get a glimpse at how well his tests are going. With the recent surges of Covid-19 cases in wave two arriving things are looking promising for American residents.
An early morning release said the vaccine from Pfizer and partner Biotech was "found to be just slightly under 100 effective in preventing Covid-19" according to an early analysis that included 94 confirmed infected with COVID-19 in trial participants.
"With today’s news, we are a significant step closer to providing people around the world with a much-needed breakthrough to help bring an end to this global health crisis," said Dr. Albert Bourla, Pfizer Chairman and CEO, according to prepared remarks.
According to many professors at the Children's Hospital in Philadelphia, and members of an Independent committee that advises towards vaccines, we should be able to vaccinate our families and friends in the near future.
From here minimal data is needed now before the company can apply limited abilities to vaccinate high risk individuals with their new found cure, or even apply for a Biologics License so that they can use their cure on the general public.
For now the company is not allowed to mass vaccinate as they need to prove that their vaccine is not only effective but safe at the same time, and with the current trend up hill things are looking promising. And with this breakthrough might be the first company to receive the go ahead from the FDA to vaccinate in the United States.
Operation Warp Speed chief advisor Dr. Moncef Slaoui told us that if everything continues at the same trajectory and nothing bad happens in the production of the vaccine, most Americans should be able to vaccinate in the next few coming months.