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Pfizer Seeks Full F.D.A. Approval for Its Vaccine

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The U.S. and nations in Europe are debating vaccine access for countries in need. Here's the latest on Covid-19.
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Pfizer becomes first company to ask FDA for full approval of COVID-19 vaccine

Pfizer becomes first company to ask FDA for full approval of COVID-19 vaccine

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Pfizer officially seeking FDA approval for its COVID-19 vaccine

Pfizer officially seeking FDA approval for its COVID-19 vaccine

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Pfizer and BioNTech announced they're applying for full approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for its two-dose COVID-19 vaccine.
The vaccine has been available in the U.S. since December 11, but that is under a different waiver known as an Emergency Use Authorization. In those cases, the FDA determines the benefits of allowing a drug or medicine outweigh the risks. In clinical trials, the vaccine was 95% effective at preventing severe disease.
A full approval would signal the FDA's full confidence in the vaccine, and would be granted based on more data.
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Pfizer seeking full FDA approval for its COVID-19 vaccine

Pfizer seeking full FDA approval for its COVID-19 vaccine

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This is the first COVID-19 vaccine in the United States to be assessed for full approval from the FDA.
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Pfizer Submits Application For Full FDA Approval Of Covid-19 Vaccine

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The Pfizer shot was the first Covid-19 vaccine to be approved under an emergency use authorization in December.
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Pfizer, BioNTech ask FDA for full approval of Covid vaccine, would be first in U.S

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If granted, the Pfizer vaccine would be the first in the U.S. to be fully approved.
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