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The scientist behind Pfizer's vaccine says people will likely need a 3rd COVID-19 shot and yearly doses

MARK LENNIHAN/POOL/AFP/Getty The scientist behind Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine said people will need a third dose. Dr. Özlem Türeci, BioNTech's chief medical officer, echoed comments from Pfizer CEO Albert Bourla. People would also likely need a yearly dose of the shot as immunity wanes, she said. See more stories on Insider's business page. People are likely going to need a third dose of the COVID-19 vaccine and then annual shots - similar to way things work during the seasonal ...
Tags: Healthcare, News, Science, COVID-19, COVID-19 vaccine, Pandemic, Vaccine, Flu Vaccine, Pfizer, Biontech, Johnson & Johnson, Moderna, FDA, CDC


Watch: Insider answers your questions about the risk of rare but serious blood clots following some COVID-19 vaccines

Watch Insider answer questions about the risk of blood clots after some COVID-19 vaccines. Insider hosted the webinar on Thursday, April 15. See more stories on Insider's business page. COVID-19 vaccines from AstraZeneca and Johnson & Johnson are under close scrutiny following reports of rare blood clots in people who received them.AstraZeneca's vaccine has been linked with unusual blood clots that can occur in the brain, called central venous sinus thrombosis (CVST), or in the spleen. ...
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How to manage your coronavirus vaccine side effects - including tips for avoiding painkillers

A person takes a selfie after getting the Johnson & Johnson vaccine in Colorado. Michael Ciaglo / Stringer / Getty Images It's normal to have side effects for 48 hours after your coronavirus vaccine. But there are ways to minimize discomfort, like moving your arm or taking hot showers. Medical experts recommend avoiding pain relievers and strenuous exercise, if possible. See more stories on Insider's business page. Our immune systems are unique, so people respond differently to cor...
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Possible link between J&J Covid vaccine and rare blood clots, EU regulator finds

Watchdog says benefits outweigh risks but that warning should be added to product informationCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageEurope’s medicines regulator has found a possible link between Johnson & Johnson’s coronavirus vaccine and rare cases of unusual blood clotting disorders it said were “very similar” to those that had occurred with the AstraZeneca shot.The European Medicines Agency (EMA) on Tuesday recommended a warning should be added to the vaccine’s product in...
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The EMA found a possible link between the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine and 'unusual blood clots' and wants a warning attached

Michael Ciaglo/Getty Images The European Medicines Agency found a possible link between the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine and 'unusual' blood clots cases with low levels of blood platelets. The EMA said the link should be listed as "very rare side effects of the vaccine." Eight people in the US reported experiencing blood clots after receiving the shot. See more stories on Insider's business page. The European Medicines Agency found a possible link between the Johnson & ...
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Possible link between Johnson & Johnson vaccine and rare blood clots, says regulator

Watchdog says benefits outweigh risks but that warning should be added to product informationCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageEurope’s medicines regulator has found a possible link between Johnson & Johnson’s coronavirus vaccine and very rare cases of unusual clotting disorders that prompted authorities in Europe and the US to pause the shot’s rollout last week.The Amsterdam-based European Medicines Agency (EMA) said in a statement on Tuesday its safety committee had c...
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The rare clots people get after taking COVID-19 vaccines are different from other clots and require special treatment

A file photo shows a woman receiving a COVID-19 vaccine. MediaNews Group/Boston Herald via Getty Images Experts are learning more about the very rare clots some people get after taking COVID-19 vaccines. The clots - called vaccine-induced immune thrombotic thrombocytopenia - differ from other types. The CDC advises different treatments, warning that treating VITT like other clots may be harmful. See more stories on Insider's business page. As scientists research the rare blood clots de...
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Moderna's mRNA technology could help in the decades-long search for an HIV vaccine

Biotechnology company Moderna protocol files for COVID-19 vaccinations are kept at the Research Centers of America in Hollywood, Florida, on August 13, 2020. Photo by CHANDAN KHANNA/AFP via Getty Images Moderna's mRNA tech could change the game in the decades-long effort to develop an HIV vaccine. The company said it expects to begin two vaccine trials in humans by the end of 2021. While "excited" by the prospect, HIV researchers caution there's a long road ahead for mRNA vaccines....
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US officials may need 2 weeks or more to determine if Johnson & Johnson's vaccine causes rare blood clots

A pharmacist at the Hartford Hospital in Hartford, Connecticut, fills a syringe with the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine. Joseph Prezioso/Getty Images US agencies may need two weeks or more to know if Johnson & Johnson's shot causes rare blood clots. The CDC is shuffling to collect more data, two senior White House health officials told Politico. But medical experts worry that pausing the shot for much longer could increase vaccine hesitancy. See more stories on Insider's busine...
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4 virus variants are spreading in the US, and studies suggest they can make people sicker, evade the immune response, or spread faster. Here's why experts are concerned.

Dr. Anthony Fauci in Washington, DC, on February 25, 2021. Saul Loeb /AFP via Getty Images There are four coronavirus variants that experts in the US are worried about. These include variants first identified in South Africa, the UK, and Brazil. They may spread more easily, make people sicker, escape immune responses, evade tests, or render treatments ineffective, studies suggest. See more stories on Insider's business page. Several coronavirus variants have evolved mutations that mean...
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COVID-19 itself could cause blood clots much more often than vaccines, data shows, as regulators wrestle with pausing rollouts

A woman receives a dose of COVID-19 vaccine in Los Angeles, California, on December 17. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson Experts at the University of Oxford noted the relative risks of blood clots amid debate over vaccines. A study released Thursday included data noting that clots also occur as a result of COVID-19. It suggests that, overall, pausing vaccinations may also cause clots by letting the virus spread further. See more stories on Insider's business page. People who had COVID-19 were ab...
Tags: Europe, UK, Science, US, Trends, Oxford, News UK, Astrazeneca, Vaccinations, University of Oxford, Johnson & Johnson, Los Angeles California, European Medicines Agency, Lucy Nicholson, Blood Clots, Paul Harrison


The AstraZeneca and J&J vaccines share the same technology. It could explain why both have possible links to rare blood clots.

Nurse Elizabeth Johnson administers a COVID-19 vaccine to Melissa Mendez in Reading, Pennsylvania. Ben Hasty/MediaNews Group/Reading Eagle/Getty Images AstraZeneca's coronavirus vaccine may be linked to a type of rare blood clot in the brain. The same type of clot might also be associated with J&J's shot, but regulators aren't sure yet. Experts wonder whether the clotting issues are related, since both shots use the same technology. See more stories on Insider's business pa...
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The pause on J&J's COVID-19 vaccine will continue for now as CDC advisors gather more information on rare blood clots

Michael Ciaglo/Getty Images An advisory committee for the CDC endorsed keeping the hold on Johnson & Johnson's vaccine in place. The vaccine was pulled from use after at least six cases of a rare type of blood clot were reported in people who received the shot. The group of experts declined to vote on re-introducing the vaccine into the market, saying they need more information. See more stories on Insider's business page. An expert panel that advises the Centers for Disease Co...
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If the US doesn't un-pause the J&J vaccine it will hit a key vaccination threshold almost 2 months later, analysts say

A nurse loads a syringe with a dose of Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 vaccine on March 9, 2021 in Athens, Ohio. Stephen Zenner/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images 75% of the US population is on course to be vaccinated by July 22, analysts say. But without the J&J vaccine, that date gets pushed back around 2 months, to mid-September. The US suspended use of the vaccine on Tuesday while it investigates reports of rare blood clots. See more stories on Insider's business page. If th...
Tags: UK, Science, Cdc, White House, US, Trends, Eu, Getty Images, United States, News UK, Athens, Fda, Pfizer, Johnson Johnson, Fauci, Jeff Zients


We asked experts what they make of the J&J vaccine pause

Hello,Welcome to Insider Healthcare. I'm Lydia Ramsey Pflanzer, and today in healthcare news:We asked experts what to make of the J&J vaccine pause;Our reporter tried to find out how much it'd cost to get an MRI - and it turned into a real headache;Microsoft's $16 billion bid for Nuance gets it in on the ground floor of healthcare.If you're new to this newsletter, sign up here. Comments, tips? Email me at [email protected] or tweet @lydiaramsey125. Let's get to it... J...
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Fauci defended pausing the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine rollout but said those who already got the shot shouldn't worry

Dr. Anthony Fauci, the director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, in the White House in January. MANDEL NGAN/AFP via Getty Images Dr. Anthony Fauci defended the pause in the US rollout of the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine. He said it allowed regulators to study effects and alert physicians to any symptoms. But he said people who already got the shot should not worry. See more stories on Insider's business page. Dr. Anthony Fauci on Tuesday defended the ...
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Why younger women have a higher risk of blood clots, whether or not they're vaccinated

Isabel Pavia/Getty Imafes J&J's COVID-19 vaccine distribution is paused after reports of 6 rare, severe blood clots. The clots, seen with another blood condition, aren't the same as those linked to birth control. The birth control pill and pregnancy play into younger women's higher risk of blood clots. See more stories on Insider's business page. The US rollout of Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 vaccine is on pause as experts evaluate six cases of severe blood clots in...
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Don't start doubting the Pfizer or Moderna vaccines - after 185 million doses, there are no red flags about blood clots

A nurse prepares a shot of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine at Guy's Hospital in London on December 8, 2020. AP Photo/Frank Augstein US regulators on Tuesday recommended an immediate pause in Johnson & Johnson's vaccine rollout. The CDC is investigating a possible association between the shot and six cases of rare blood clots. Medical experts said the same concerns do not apply to Pfizer's and Moderna's shots. See more stories on Insider's business page. For the fir...
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What to do if you got the Johnson & Johnson vaccine amid blood clot fears

The US is pausing the Johnson & Johnson vaccine rollout due to reports of rare blood clots after vaccination. If you got the J&J shot two to three weeks ago, you're in the clear, experts say. Symptoms of blood clots include leg pain, shortness of breath, and severe headaches. See more stories on Insider's business page. The US is pausing the Johnson & Johnson coronavirus vaccine rollout after reports of a rare type of blood clot in six out of 6.8 million people who got the vaccine. Al...
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Doctors say fears of blood clots from J&J's shot are overdone and could delay the push to end the pandemic

Johnson & Johnson's coronavirus vaccine is delivered as a single shot, while both Pfizer and Moderna's require two jabs. Thiago Prudêncio/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images Coronavirus vaccines are facing their biggest safety scare to date. A small number of people immunized with Johnson & Johnson's or AstraZeneca's shot developed serious blood clots. Medical experts say a blow to public confidence in vaccination is a graver threat than the actual adverse events. See...
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Pfizer is ramping up vaccine production and will meet its goal of 300 million doses 2 weeks early, its CEO says

Justin Tallis - Pool / Getty Images Pfizer CEO Albert Bourla said on Twitter his company was ramping up COVID-19 vaccine production. Bourla said his company would deliver 220 million doses of the vaccine to the US by the end of May. He said the complete supply of 300 million would be delivered by the end of July. See more stories on Insider's business page. Pfizer has increased its production of COVID-19 vaccines and will deliver remaining doses to the US faster than expected, CEO Alb...
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Pfizer is ramping up vaccine production and will meet its goal of 300 million doses two weeks early, its CEO said

Justin Tallis - Pool / Getty Images Pfizer CEO Albert Bourla said on Twitter his company is ramping up COVID-19 vaccine production. Bourla said his company will deliver 220 million doses of the vaccine to the US by the end of May. He said that the complete supply of 300 million would be delivered by the end of July. See more stories on Insider's business page. Pfizer has increased its production of COVID-19 vaccines and will deliver remaining doses to the United States faster than exp...
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You are more likely to get a blood clot on birth-control pills than from the J&J vaccine - but not the same type of clot

A woman receives a Johnson & Johnson vaccine from nurse Gina Reed at a vaccination center at the Hilton Chicago O'Hare Airport Hotel in Chicago, Illinois, on March 5, 2021. Kamil Krzaczynski/AFP via Getty Images The CDC and FDA have recommended a pause in the rollout of J&J's COVID-19 vaccine. Of the 6.8 million Americans who got the shot, six women are known to have developed blood clots. Blood clots linked to birth-control pills are more common than that, but they're typical...
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Johnson & Johnson is having a very bad month - but fears of blood clots and other negative reactions are likely overblown

Nurse Elizabeth Johnson administers a COVID-19 vaccine to Melissa Mendez in Reading, Pennsylvania. Ben Hasty/MediaNews Group/Reading Eagle/Getty Images US regulators on Tuesday recommended an immediate pause of Johnson & Johnson's vaccine rollout. Six women have developed rare blood clots following J&J's shot, but experts aren't worried yet. J&J has also encountered manufacturing snafus and reports of fainting at vaccination sites. See more stories on Insider's business pag...
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U.S. Health Regulators Call for Pause of J&J Vaccine Over Possible Rare Blood Clotting Risk

Health regulators in the U.S. are calling for the Johnson & Johnson covid-19 vaccine to be temporarily suspended from use, following a small number of reports of a possible link between the vaccine and severe blood clotting. The potential added risk appears to be very rare, and no such connection has been documented…Read more...
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The US is pausing the Johnson & Johnson coronavirus vaccine rollout, citing concerns over rare blood clots

A nurse loading a syringe with a dose of Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 vaccine. Stephen Zenner/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images The CDC and the FDA have recommended pausing the rollout of J&J's single-dose COVID-19 vaccine. They cited an "abundance of caution" related to six cases of blood clots in people who got the shot. The US has administered 6.8 million doses of the vaccine so far. See more stories on Insider's business page. The US is putting an immediate pause on ...
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The US is pausing the Johnson & Johnson coronavirus vaccine rollout, citing the risk of rare blood clots

A nurse loading a syringe with a dose of Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 vaccine. Stephen Zenner/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images The CDC and the FDA have recommended pausing the rollout of J&J's single-dose COVID-19 vaccine. They cited an "abundance of caution" related to six cases of blood clots in people who got the shot. The US has administered 6.8 million doses of the vaccine so far. See more stories on Insider's business page. The US is putting an immediate pause on ...
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Subtle signs you have a blood clot, and what to do about it

A box containing vials of the AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine is pictured at the Foch hospital in Suresnes. ALAIN JOCARD/AFP via Getty Images Blood clots have been reported in a small minority of people after receiving COVID-19 vaccines by AstraZeneca and Johnson & Johnson. Clots can cause problems if they block an important vein or artery. Symptoms of clots include shortness of breath, swelling, and severe and persistent headaches. See more stories on Insider's business page. Blood clots...
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The US recommended suspending the Johnson & Johnson vaccine just as Europe was about to start using it

Johnson & Johnson's coronavirus vaccine is delivered as a single shot, while both Pfizer and Moderna's require two jabs. Thiago Prudêncio/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images The US suspended use of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine while it reviews cases of blood clots. The news came as European countries were getting ready to roll out their first doses. The European Medicines Agency is also investigating the cases of rare blood clots. See more stories on Insider's business ...
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Johnson & Johnson Covid vaccine to be paused in US over blood clots

FD and CDC release statement recommending pauseSix reported US cases of ‘rare and severe problem’US health agencies have recommended states pause administration of the Johnson & Johnson coronavirus vaccine, after reports of rare and severe blood clots emerged in six women. More than 6.8m doses have been administered nationally. Related: Coronavirus live news: US agencies call for pause of Johnson & Johnson jabs amid blood clot concerns Continue reading...
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