Shots for Kids Get Closer, US Strategy Evolves, and More News

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Shots for kids near approval, more vaccine mandates go into effect, and US pandemic strategy evolves. Here’s what you should know:

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Pfizer and BioNTech ask the FDA to approve shots for younger kids

Yesterday Pfizer-BioNTech asked the FDA to issue an emergency use authorization for its vaccine in kids ages 5 to 11. The drugmakers are submitting relevant data, including information on how it will formulate the two pediatric doses, which are each one-third of those given to adults. The agency is

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