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EMA begins assessment of Pfizer booster application

Pfizer has submitted an application for the Covid-19 vaccine Comirnaty as a booster shot in re-vaccination plans.

The European Medicines Agency's Amsterdam headquarters | Photo: Rob Acket/EMA

The European Medicines Agency (EMA) is analyzing data from Pfizer, which is seeking approval for its Covid-19 vaccine Comirnaty for use as booster dose.

The idea is to use Comirnaty for the re-vaccination of patients aged 16 or older six months after they have received their second dose. The purpose is to restore the protection against Covid-19 before it wanes, the EMA writes on its website.

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