• Pfizer won't apply for Covid-19 vaccine authorization before mid-November, CEO confirms

    11 days ago - By STAT

    Pfizer confirmed Friday it expects to seek emergency authorization of its experimental vaccine against Covid-19, if it is effective, in the third week of November.
    An analysis of the efficacy of the vaccine could be available sooner, the company said in an open letter from its CEO , Albert Bourla, but required safety data will take longer. The timelines included in the letter are not new, based on disclosures the company has previously made about the status of its vaccine effort with the German biotechnology firm BioNTech. But the need for Bourla, who had previously said a vaccine could be...
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