January 24, 2023
Life Sciences
  • New documents show that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) wants to make Covid-19 vaccination a regular, once-a-year shot that is updated to match current strains of the virus. The agency would recommend two annual boosters of the revised shot for people who are older or immunocompromised. The agency’s independent vaccine advisers are scheduled to meet later this week to discuss and vote on the future of COVID-19 vaccine regimens. (Articles here, here, here, and here)