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# AstraZenenca

Last year
# Covid-19
EU watchdog approves AstraZeneca's Covid prevention jab
Data showed it reduced the risk of infection by 77 percent and protection lasted for at least six months.
All time
# Study
Pfizer vaccine's effectiveness against Delta variant 'declines faster' than AstraZeneca
Scientists said that the level of protection offered by both vaccines is still quite high.
# Covid-19
Pfizer's Covid vaccine '88% effective' against Indian variant
Both the Pfizer and AstraZeneca jabs have been found to be highly effective against the B1617.2 strain.
AstraZeneca vaccine order renewal 'remains to be seen' says EU
The EU last month launched legal action against the pharmaceutical giant for vaccine delivery shortfalls.
# AstraZenenca
HSE cancels AstraZeneca vaccine appointments for rest of this week
Immunisation clinics using the AstraZeneca vaccine will still go ahead for certain people over the age of 60.
# AstraZenenca
UK regulator reports 30 cases of rare blood clot events after AstraZeneca jab
The Dutch government has today temporarily halted AstraZeneca vaccinations for people under 60.
# Revised down
AstraZeneca says vaccine 76% effective in updated US trial data
It remains 100% effective against severe Covid.
# at arm's length
British papers warn of 'vaccine war' as EU-UK stand-off becomes increasingly tense
EU Commission President Ursula von der Leyen has raised the option of an export ban.
# AstraZenenca
AstraZeneca: NPHET says use of Covid-19 vaccine can resume in Ireland
The restart of the vaccine was considered by Irish health authorities after the decision by the European Medicines Agency.
# AstraZenenca
Fears of delays to lockdown easing in Britain amid ‘constrained’ vaccine supplies
The NHS has warned of a month-long ‘significant reduction’ in weekly supply of the jabs next month
# covid vaccines
Colm Henry: 'We need to make sure this vaccine reaches every road in Ireland'
The nursing home vaccine roll out is now almost complete, as the next phase is set to begin on Monday.
# AstraZenenca
Oxford to run trial alternating Covid-19 vaccines
The trial will show whether different Covid doses can be used interchangeably to allow greater flexibility in pressured vaccine delivery schedules.
# Sputnik V
Scientists to trial combination of Oxford-AstraZeneca and Russian vaccines
Sputnik V is currently being made available to Russians in high-risk groups.
# Coronavirus
Covid-19: Pharma giant on board to manufacture as yet unproven Oxford vaccine
Human trials of the vaccine began last week.