• The EU's drug regulator recommends Pfizer's vaccine as the first COVID-19 shot for 5 to 11 year olds in Europe

    9 days ago - By Business Insider

    Pfizer-BioNTech's vaccine will be given in two doses of 10 micrograms three weeks apart as an injection in the upper arm, the European Medicines Agency recommended. Reuters
    The EU is set to soon allow young children to get their first shot of a COVID-19 vaccine.
    Its drug regulator on Thursday recommended approval for Pfizer's vaccine for kids aged five to 11.
    Europe is battling a surge in infections, and accounts for around half of global cases.
    The European Union's drug regulator recommended the use of Pfizer-BioNTech's COVID-19 vaccine for children between the ages of five and 11 on...
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  • Pfizer has accused a longtime employee of stealing a 'playbook' containing secrets about its COVID-19 vaccine

    10 days ago - By Business Insider

    Pfizer accused an employee of uploading more than 12,000 company files to her personal accounts. Carlo Allegri/Reuters
    Pfizer has accused a longtime employee of stealing "scores" of confidential documents from the company.
    These included documents related to Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine, the company said in a lawsuit.
    Pfizer is suing Chun Xiao Li, who is resigning after 15 years at the company.
    Pfizer has sued a longtime employee for allegedly stealing "scores" of confidential documents, including some related to its COVID-19 vaccine , as she prepared to jump to a competitor. In a complaint...
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