September 28, 2021
Life Sciences
  • Pfizer and BioNTech submitted data to the FDA on their COVID-19 vaccine for children ages 5 to 11. The companies said that they would formally ask within weeks that the shot be authorized for children in that age group. If regulators follow the same timeline they took to review the shots for older children, kids could start getting vaccinated as soon as late October. (Articles here and here)