Clinical trials

Pfizer seeks Covid vaccine authorization for 12-15 year olds in US

Pfizer-BioNTech asked for authorization on April 9 to use their Covid-19 vaccine on 12 to 15-year-olds in the United States, which could mark a crucial next step toward achieving herd immunity.

The mass vaccination of teenagers would also relieve an enormous strain on parents who are juggling the demands of homeschooling their children while keeping up with jobs.

Vaccination Task Force Called on Extraordinary Meeting by Bulgarian Health Minister

Bulgaria's Minister of Health, Prof. Kostadin Angelov, on April 7, convened an extraordinary meeting of the National Vaccination Headquarters in connection with the information provided by the European Medicines Agency regarding the Oxford vaccine.

Over 8.3m COVID-19 vaccine doses expected in Romania in April, May

Senior official with the Health Ministry Andrei Baciu said on Tuesday that this April and May over 8.3 million doses of COVID-19 vaccine will enter Romania. "We received a total of 2,212,734 doses in March. This week, we will receive another 134,400 doses from Moderna and 110,564 doses from AstraZeneca.

AstraZeneca Pros and Cons: True Story of Man Who Contracted Covid-19 after First Jab

Some time ago, told you a first-hand story about the side effects after immunization with the vaccine of the British-Swedish company AstraZeneca. The story of our colleague journalist Stefan Markov (36) has become one of the most widely read posts for February on the online sites across Bulgaria. It was quoted by a number of our colleagues and proved helpful to many people.