Moderna South Africa variant

Moderna sends vaccine modified for South African variant

Moderna sends vaccine modified for South African variant

· Moderna said last month that a six-fold reduction in protection was noted for the variant first found in South Africa, versus other strains of the virus, but also said that neutralizing antibodies

S. African Variant Challenges Pfizer, Moderna Vaccines

S. African Variant Challenges Pfizer, Moderna Vaccines

· The Pfizer/ and Moderna vaccines don’t work as well against the coronavirus variant first discovered in South Africa as they do against the dominant virus strain first seen in United Kingdom, a

Moderna says vaccine works against South Africa variant

Moderna says vaccine works against South Africa variant

Moderna says vaccine works against South Africa variant, but is testing booster anyway The Moderna COVID-19 vaccine at Bay Area Community Health, Thursday, Jan. 21, 2021, in Fremont, Calif.

Moderna to test booster shot that targets South African

Moderna to test booster shot that targets South African

· Moderna will begin testing a new version of its Covid-19 vaccine that was designed to target a coronavirus variant that was first reported in South Africa.

New study warns Pfizer and Moderna COVID-19 vaccines could

New study warns Pfizer and Moderna COVID-19 vaccines could

· Moderna’s vaccine candidate was found to be 12.4 times less effective against the South African variant, and Pfizer’s was found to have a reduced effectiveness by about 10.3 times.

Moderna says vaccine for South Africa variant ready for

Moderna says vaccine for South Africa variant ready for

· Vaccine producer Moderna announced Wednesday it is sending doses of a new vaccine designed to better protect against the coronavirus variant first discovered in South Africa to the National Institutes of Health for a Phase 1 clinical trial. Why it matters: The trial is a major step toward producing and distributing a vaccine specifically designed for the South Africa variant, which may spread

Moderna to begin trials of Covid vaccine booster shots for

Moderna to begin trials of Covid vaccine booster shots for

· Moderna said it has shipped to the NIH doses of a new Covid-19 vaccine designed to provide better protection against the variant from South Africa. Moderna

Moderna boosts vaccine for South Africa Covid-19 variant

Moderna boosts vaccine for South Africa Covid-19 variant

The new Covid-19 variant discovered in South Africa and found to be more infectious is becoming a dominant variant in the country and has driven the numbers of Covid-19 cases and deaths to an all

Pfizer, Moderna vaccines may be less effective against

Pfizer, Moderna vaccines may be less effective against

· COVID-19 vaccines from Moderna and Pfizer-BioNTech appear significantly less effective against the coronavirus variant first found in South Africa, a

Pfizer, Moderna Vaccines Less Effective Against South

Pfizer, Moderna Vaccines Less Effective Against South

· Moderna's research letter in the NEJM on its COVID-19 vaccine showed a sixfold drop in antibody levels against the South Africa strain, the newspaper said. The shot's efficacy against the variant

Moderna to test booster shot that targets South African

Moderna to test booster shot that targets South African

· Moderna will begin testing a new version of its Covid-19 vaccine that was designed to target a coronavirus variant that was first reported in South Africa.

Moderna says vaccine for South Africa variant ready for

Moderna says vaccine for South Africa variant ready for

· Vaccine producer Moderna announced Wednesday it is sending doses of a new vaccine designed to better protect against the coronavirus variant first discovered in South Africa to the National Institutes of Health for a Phase 1 clinical trial. Why it matters: The trial is a major step toward producing and distributing a vaccine specifically designed for the South Africa variant

Moderna’s new COVID-19 vaccine for South African variant

Moderna’s new COVID-19 vaccine for South African variant

Moderna on Wednesday announced that the COVID-19 vaccine it recently developed to address a concerning new coronavirus variant first identified in South Africa is ready to be tested in people in

A new lab study shows troubling signs that Pfizer's and

A new lab study shows troubling signs that Pfizer's and

· A mutation on the variant called E484K appeared to be a "major contributor," the study authors said. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. COVID-19 vaccines from Moderna and Pfizer-BioNTech appear significantly less effective against the coronavirus variant first found in South Africa, a lab study has suggested.

Moderna boosts vaccine for South Africa Covid-19 variant

Moderna boosts vaccine for South Africa Covid-19 variant

The new Covid-19 variant discovered in South Africa and found to be more infectious is becoming a dominant variant in the country and has driven the numbers of Covid-19 cases and deaths to an all

Coronavirus: Moderna vaccine for South Africa variant

Coronavirus: Moderna vaccine for South Africa variant

· US biotech firm Moderna said on Wednesday that doses of its new Covid-19 vaccine candidate aimed at the South African coronavirus variant

Moderna S. Africa variant-specific vaccine ready for

Moderna S. Africa variant-specific vaccine ready for

US biotech firm Moderna said Wednesday that doses of its new COVID-19 vaccine candidate aimed at the South African coronavirus variant had been shipped to the US National Institutes of Health for

Moderna eyes COVID vaccine booster for South Africa variant

Moderna eyes COVID vaccine booster for South Africa variant

· Moderna is developing a COVID-19 vaccine booster to fight off the more contagious strain of the virus first identified in South Africa. both the South African variant known as

COVID: Moderna says vaccine protects against UK, South

COVID: Moderna says vaccine protects against UK, South

· Moderna’s COVID-19 vaccine protects against two variants of the coronavirus that have emerged from Britain and South Africa, according to a company study.

Moderna's Covid vaccine less effective against South

Moderna's Covid vaccine less effective against South

· Moderna's vaccine does protect against new coronavirus variants from the UK and South Africa, the firm said Monday. But the firm is developing a

Is the Covid-19 Vaccine Effective Against New South

Is the Covid-19 Vaccine Effective Against New South

· Vaccines by Moderna and Pfizer-BioNTech effectively protect recipients. But in a worrying sign, they are slightly less effective against a variant found in South Africa.

Moderna Prepares Vaccine Booster Shot For South Africa

Moderna Prepares Vaccine Booster Shot For South Africa

· Topline. Drugmaker Moderna hopes to start testing a vaccine booster shot targeting a coronavirus variant first identified in South Africa, the company

Moderna boosts vaccine for South Africa Covid-19 variant

Moderna boosts vaccine for South Africa Covid-19 variant

Moderna says it is now testing two different booster vaccines to help with the South African variant. Moderna boosts vaccine for South Africa Covid-19 variant — Quartz Africa Skip to navigation

Moderna Finds COVID-19 Vaccine Still Protects Against

Moderna Finds COVID-19 Vaccine Still Protects Against

· Moderna will test new COVID-19 vaccine booster doses, saying that while its vaccine should protect against variants found in the U.K. and South Africa, it isn't as effective against the South

Moderna’s new COVID-19 vaccine for South African variant

Moderna’s new COVID-19 vaccine for South African variant

Moderna on Wednesday announced that the COVID-19 vaccine it recently developed to address a concerning new coronavirus variant first identified in South Africa is ready to be tested in people in

Coronavirus: Moderna vaccine for South Africa variant

Coronavirus: Moderna vaccine for South Africa variant

· US biotech firm Moderna said on Wednesday that doses of its new Covid-19 vaccine candidate aimed at the South African coronavirus variant

Moderna Will Test New COVID-19 Against South Africa

Moderna Will Test New COVID-19 Against South Africa

The company is also testing a new vaccine that it developed specifically against the B.1.351 variant. Moderna’s vaccine relies on mRNA technology, which enables the company to rapidly develop

Moderna says new version of vaccine The Washington Post

Moderna says new version of vaccine The Washington Post

· Moderna says new version of vaccine is tailored to quell infection by South Africa variant A forensic pathologist takes a swab from a body for

Is the Covid-19 Vaccine Effective Against New South

Is the Covid-19 Vaccine Effective Against New South

· Vaccines by Moderna and Pfizer-BioNTech effectively protect recipients. But in a worrying sign, they are slightly less effective against a variant found in South Africa.

Moderna boosts vaccine for South Africa Covid-19 variant

Moderna boosts vaccine for South Africa Covid-19 variant

Moderna says it is now testing two different booster vaccines to help with the South African variant. Moderna boosts vaccine for South Africa Covid-19 variant — Quartz Africa Skip to navigation

Moderna says its COVID vaccine "should" work against U.K

Moderna says its COVID vaccine "should" work against U.K

· Moderna says its COVID vaccine "should" work against U.K. and South Africa variants January 25, 2021 / 10:41 AM / CBS/AFP U.K. prime minister warns new COVID variant is more deadly

Moderna South Africa variant-specific vaccine ready for

Moderna South Africa variant-specific vaccine ready for

Moderna is also looking at the possibility of using the South Africa variant-specific mRNA-1273.351 or the combination shot as the primary dose.

A new lab study shows troubling signs that Pfizer's and

A new lab study shows troubling signs that Pfizer's and

· Pfizer's and Moderna's shots were at least 10 times less effective against variant in a new study. Researchers tested the vaccines on a variant first found in South Africa

Pfizer, Moderna vaccines may be less effective against

Pfizer, Moderna vaccines may be less effective against

· Both the Pfizer/BioNTech and the Moderna COVID-19 vaccines may be less effective against the B1351 variant first identified in South Africa, although the latter vaccine could offer good protection against the B117 variant first seen in the United Kingdom, according to two letters published yesterday in the New England Journal of Medicine.. Unclear effect on effectiveness outside of lab

Moderna To Trial Vaccine Booster Against Variant Found In

Moderna To Trial Vaccine Booster Against Variant Found In

· Moderna To Trial Vaccine Booster Against Variant Found In South Africa. Moderna shipped doses of a new experimental covid-19 vaccine to the National Institutes of Health to study if

Pfizer, Moderna COVID-19 vaccines protection against South

Pfizer, Moderna COVID-19 vaccines protection against South

New research suggests a concerning coronavirus variant first identified in South Africa diminished Pfizer and Moderna's vaccine-induced antibody levels, and the level of protection is unclear. For

Moderna sends South Africa variant-specific vaccine for

Moderna sends South Africa variant-specific vaccine for

Moderna has shipped doses of a variant-specific vaccine candidate against the COVID-19 variant first discovered in South Africa, otherwise known as B.1.351, to the US National Institutes of Health (NIH) for clinical study. The company also said in a statement that it has completed manufacturing of

Moderna finds its COVID-19 vaccine less effective against

Moderna finds its COVID-19 vaccine less effective against

· Moderna will test new COVID-19 vaccine boosters, saying that while its vaccine should protect against variants found in the U.K. and South Africa, it isn't as effective against one strain.