EU drug agency starts COVID-19 jab evaluation for 12 to 15-year olds

Published May 03 2021 at 2:30 PM GMT
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  • THE HAGUE: Europe's medicines watchdog said Monday (May 3)'it had begun evaluating the use of Pfizer-BioNTech's COVID-19 vaccine for 12- to 15-year-olds, after a similar request in the United States.
  • Its possible authorisation for children is seen as a crucial step towards achieving herd immunity.




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  • Published May 3, 2021 2:30 PM GMT