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Maryland manufacturer Novavax’s vaccine appears 89% effective against COVID-19

January 29, 2021

Novavax Inc. said Thursday that its COVID-19 vaccine appears 89% effective based on early findings from a British study and that it also seems to work — though not as well — against new mutated versions of the virus circulating in that country and South Africa. he Maryland company’s announcement comes amid worry about whether a variety of vaccines being rolled out around the world will be strong enough to protect against worrisome new variants – and as the world desperately needs new types of shots to boost scarce supplies.

Article Source: Baltimore Sun

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