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US begins study on allergic reaction risk in Moderna, Pfizer vaccines

US begins study on allergic reaction risk in Moderna, Pfizer vaccines, The US National Institutes of Health said on Wednesday it had begun a mid-stage study to determine the risk of allergic reactions to COVID-19 vaccines made by Moderna Inc and Pfizer Inc. Several allergic reaction incidents, including serious episodes, known as anaphylaxis, have been […]

UK regulator found 30 blood clot cases after AstraZeneca vaccine use

UK regulator found 30 blood clot cases after AstraZeneca vaccine use, The health officials said they still believe the benefits of the vaccine in the prevention of COVID-19 far outweigh any possible risk of blood clots. British regulators on Thursday said they have identified 30 cases of rare blood clot events after the use of […]

Coronavirus: Israeli adolescents to receive Pfizer vaccine if FDA approves

Coronavirus: Israeli adolescents to receive Pfizer vaccine if FDA approves, Pfizer Inc and BioNTech SE said their COVID-19 vaccine was safe and effective and produced robust antibody responses in 12- to 15-year olds Israel plans to give the Pfizer Inc/BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine to 12-to-15-year-olds upon FDA approval, the health minister said on Wednesday after the […]

Pfizer, Moderna COVID-19 vaccines highly effective after first shot

Pfizer, Moderna COVID-19 vaccines highly effective after first shot, The risk of infection fell 90% by two weeks after the second shot, the study of nearly 4,000 US healthcare personnel and first responders found. COVID-19 vaccines developed by Pfizer Inc with BioNTech SE and Moderna Inc reduced risk of infection by 80% two weeks or […]

Coronavirus: European trust in AstraZeneca vaccine plunges

Coronavirus: European trust in AstraZeneca vaccine plunges, At least 13 European countries in the past two weeks stopped administering the AstraZeneca shot, co-developed with scientists at Oxford University, after reports of a small number of blood disorders. Confidence in the safety of AstraZeneca’s COVID-19 vaccine has taken a big hit in Spain, Germany, France and […]

Mahane Yehuda Market comes back to life after a year of COVID

Tali Friedman, chairman of the Mahane Yehuda market merchants’ committee and chairman of the market association, tells Arutz Sheva about the difficult year the market went through during the coronavirus pandemic and the return to activity and routine ahead of the Passover holiday. Friedman notes the difficult feelings of the merchants who despite being in […]

Amid delayed COVID vaccine trials

“Prof. Shmuel Shapira will end his term as director of the Biological Institute after eight years in his role.” The director of the Israel Institute for Biological Research, Prof. Shmuel Shapira, announced Tuesday that he would be stepping down from his role this May, the Defense Ministry confirmed. “Prof. Shmuel Shapira will end his term […]