• Politicians and doctors are reportedly clawing back COVID-19 vaccine doses from overstocked nursing homes

    7 days ago - By Business Insider

    A patient passes down the hall at St. Chretienne Retirement Residence in Massachusetts on August 26, 2020.
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    Millions of vaccine doses have gone unused at long-term care facilities, according to a report from The New York Times.
    Some have left nursing homes, and many have opted to not take the vaccine, leaving shots behind.
    Several states are trying to claim unused doses to provide more to the rest of the population.
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  • Novavax jumps 10% on deal to provide over 1 billion doses of its COVID-19 vaccine globally

    7 days ago - By Business Insider

    Kate Bingham, Chair of the Government's Vaccine Taskforce, with a plaster on her arm after starting her Novavax trial at the Royal Free Hospital, north London.
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    Shares of Novavax jumped 10% on Friday after the company announced that it would supply over 1.1 billion doses of its COVID-19 vaccine.
    The company late Thursday unveiled a memorandum of understanding with GAVI to provide its vaccine in a push to guarantee fair and equitable distribution.
    The company's vaccine was the first to demonstrate clinical efficacy against both the original strain of...
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