Experts: Moderna COVID-19 vaccine works without booster


Moderna is seeking FDA authorization to offer a half-dose COVID-19 vaccine booster to enhance protection against the coronavirus, but a report issued by FDA scientists on Tuesday declined to take a position on the request. FDA scientists previously did not take a position on the Pfizer/BioNTech booster that was later authorized, and they said the two-dose standard regimen still provides sufficient protection against severe disease and death.

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