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    With a new C.D.C. panel meeting set, the J.&J. vaccine pause will likely last at least another week.

    The advisory panel will discuss safety data related to a small number of blood-clotting cases in Johnson & Johnson vaccine recipients. It is unclear whether the vaccine was responsible for the clots.

    C.D.C. Panel Endorses Moderna Vaccine for Americans

    The approval sets the stage for widespread inoculations in the United States with a second coronavirus vaccine.

    F.D.A. Panel Endorses Moderna’s Covid-19 Vaccine

    An advisory group’s recommendation will mean millions more Americans can be inoculated, extending protection against Covid beyond big urban areas into rural and suburban regions.

    C.D.C. Panel Recommends Pfizer Vaccine for Patients as Young as 16

    The advisory panel of experts endorsed the vaccine and will soon issue specific guidance for pregnant and lactating women and for people who have had severe allergic reactions to other shots.

    F.D.A. Advisory Panel Gives Green Light to Pfizer Vaccine

    The blessing of these experts means that the agency will OK the vaccine’s use, paving the way for health care workers to begin getting shots next week.
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