Pfizer boss: Annual vaccination dose likely to be needed | Free press


Will vaccination against the coronavirus become normal in the future? Pfizer boss Albert Bourla expects a third corona injection and, above all, an annual new vaccination will be required.

New York (AP) – Fighting the coronavirus pandemic could require a third injection as a booster and then an annual vaccination, according to Pfizer boss Albert Bourla.

“A likely scenario is that there will be a third dose, somewhere between six and 12 months, and then an annual revaccination, but all of this has yet to be confirmed,” the CEO of the US pharmaceutical company told the US. CNBC broadcaster in a published interview held in early April The variants of Sars-CoV-2 also played a major role.

Other scientists and pharmaceutical representatives had already made similar statements. Pfizer and its German partner Biontech, as well as other manufacturers, are currently investigating the effect of potential boosters from their corona vaccines.

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