COVID: FDA Authorizes Moderna, Johnson & Johnson Booster ShotsThe FDA on Wednesday granted emergency use authorization to booster shots from Moderna and Johnson & Johnson, clearing a key regulatory hurdle for millions of Americans looking to boost their protection against COVID-19.
COVID: FDA Expected To Authorize Mixing Moderna, Johnson & Johnson Booster ShotsThe U.S. Food and Drug Administration is expected to authorize boosters for Moderna and Johnson & Johnson -- and perhaps even more anticipated for some -- allow for the mix-and-match of the vaccines.
FDA Advisers Back COVID-19 Booster Shots for Johnson & Johnson RecipientsA day after a panel of the Food and Drug Administration's outside advisers voted to endorse the third doses of Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine, the committee voted unanimously Friday to back booster shots.
COVID: Johnson & Johnson Reports Dramatic Boost To Immunity After Second DoseJohnson & Johnson announced Tuesday that booster shots given two months after the first dose increased protection against the virus to 94 percent- comparable to Pfizer and Moderna.
COVID: SF Allows Supplemental Dose Of Pfizer Or Moderna For J&J Vaccine RecipientsIn what could be a first nationwide, the San Francisco Department of Public Health, while not recommending COVID vaccine boosters, is allowing some people to get them.
COVID: Moderna Begins Testing Vaccine On ChildrenPharmaceutical company Moderna has begun its next phase to test the vaccine on children as young as 6 months old.
Bay Area Health Officers: Best COVID-19 Vaccine Is 'One You Can Get The Soonest'As some debate the differences between the approved COVID-19 vaccines, health officials across the Bay Area gave their endorsement of all three shots, saying the vaccines are highly effective.
COVID Vaccines: San Mateo County Hosting Clinic in Daly City For Residents 65 and OlderSan Mateo County announced Thursday that it’s hosting a two-day COVID-19 vaccination clinic for residents 65 years and older at Jefferson High School in Daly City.
COVID: Bay Area Vaccine Rollout Picks Up Speed, May Even Exceed Projections
UPDATE: State Investigating Possible Allergic Reactions To Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine; Alameda County Halts DistributionA top state health official has recommended halting distribution of a specific lot of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine after "a higher-than-usual number of possible allergic reactions" to it at a San Diego mass vaccination site.
COVID Vaccines: San Mateo County Opens Drive-Thru Clinic At Event Center For Health Workers, Vulnerable ResidentsStarting Monday, San Mateo County is offering a drive-thru COVID-19 vaccination clinic for eligible health care workers and vulnerable residents.
COVID Vaccine: CDC Anaphylaxis Study Reveals Individuals Most At-Risk For Allergic ReactionWhen it comes to allergic reactions to COVID-19 vaccines, the Centers for Disease Control published a new anaphylaxis study in the agency’s Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report.
COVID Vaccines: Moderna Shot Arrives In California After FDA Authorization - 'It Gives Us Hope'As the number of COVID-19 cases across the state continue to surge, doses of a second vaccine approved by the FDA are on their way to the Bay Area.
COVID Vaccine: Santa Clara County To Receive Moderna Vaccine In Addition To PfizerSanta Clara County now expects to get 39,300 doses of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine in December, in addition to doses of the Pfizer vaccine, public health officials announced Wednesday.
COVID Vaccine: After FDA Approval First Shipment Of Vaccinations Could Arrive In Bay Area Next WeekThe Bay Area is very close to receiving the first doses of the COVID-19 vaccine but only a fraction of the 40 million doses available in the country will be shipped initially.