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Fauci: U.S. is expected to start COVID-19 Booster shot on September 20

Fauci: U.S. is expected to start COVID-19 Booster shot on September 20


Fauci: U.S. is expected to start COVID-19 Booster shot on September 20.  

On September 5th, according to KTLA News, the chief infectious disease expert of the US government, Dr. Anthony Fauci, Dr. Anthony Fauci said on Sunday that he believed that Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccines may become the only approved vaccine for booster shot (3rd dose) before September 20 and began to deliver.


The Biden administration had previously recommended that all fully vaccinated patients be given a booster injection on that date.


And Moderna’s vaccine may be launched in a few weeks.


According to reports, Dr. Fauci stated on CBS’s “Face the Nation” program on Sunday that the Biden administration still plans to start the third injection in the week of September 20, and pointed out that Pfizer’s vaccine may be available in Approved before that date, but the Moderna vaccine requires some extra time to get proper approval.


Pfizer is still awaiting approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA).


The government had hoped that both Pfizer and Moderna would launch enhanced needles by then. But Fauci said: “We hope we can launch Moderna and Pfizer vaccine candidates in the week of the 20th. We will only get one of them approved, but the other is likely to follow soon afterwards.”

August On the 18th, the current US President Joe Biden touted the enhanced needle as a more effective protective measure against the highly infectious Delta variant, and said that Americans should consider injecting the enhanced needle 8 months after the second injection. .


Biden’s chief of staff Ron Klein (Ron Klain) on Sunday said the government has made it clear that September 20 is a target date, “but before FDA approval, no one will get Zhunxin.”


G Ryan said, “Once we get scientific proof, we are ready to start.”


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