• EU regulator authorizes Pfizer's COVID vaccine for kids 5-11

    12 days ago - By Boston Herald

    THE HAGUE, Netherlands - The European Union's drug regulator on Thursday authorized Pfizer's coronavirus vaccine for use on children from 5 to 11 years old, clearing the way for shots to be administered to millions of elementary school pupils amid a new wave of infections sweeping across the continent.
    It is the first time the European Medicines Agency has cleared a COVID-19 vaccine for use in young children.
    The agency said it “recommended granting an extension of indication for the COVID-19 vaccine Comirnaty to include use in children aged 5 to 11.”
    After evaluating a study of the...
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