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Dec 8, 2021 9:15 AM CST
Here's How Pfizer's Vaccine Fares Against Omicron
3 doses 'offer a sufficient level of protection from disease of any severity'
- Two doses of the Pfizer/BioNTech coronavirus vaccine may be enough to prevent serious illness with the omicron variant, but may not be enough to prevent an infection, the companies said Wednesday. However, "preliminary laboratory studies demonstrate that three doses of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine neutralize the omicron variant,"...
Oct 5, 2021 11:50 AM CDT
Pfizer's Protection Against COVID Infection Drops Sharply
Though it continues to be effective at preventing hospitalizations
- A new large-scale study finds the protection against COVID-19 infection offered by the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine drops from 88% in the first month to 47% after five months. The
Los Angeles Times
reports on what it describes as "one of the largest and longest [studies] to track the effectiveness of...
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