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# moderna - Sunday 19 September, 2021

Explainer: What's happening with Covid vaccine trials for children under 12?
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# Covid19

Explainer: What's happening with Covid vaccine trials for children under 12?

Sun 7:00 AM 18,220 Views 26 Comments

The US may begin its rollout to younger children before the end of the year.

# moderna - Friday 13 August, 2021

US authorises Covid boosters for those with weakened immune systems
# FDA
# FDA

US authorises Covid boosters for those with weakened immune systems

Aug 13th 2021, 6:59 AM 8,001 Views 0 Comments

Covid-19 vaccines are free and widely available in the United States, yet only half the population is fully vaccinated.

# moderna - Wednesday 28 July, 2021

Children aged 12 to 15 at high risk to be prioritised in Covid vaccine rollout
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# Coronavirus

Children aged 12 to 15 at high risk to be prioritised in Covid vaccine rollout

Jul 28th 2021, 9:58 AM 13,367 Views 97 Comments

This will also extend to those who live with people with underlying conditions.

# moderna - Friday 23 July, 2021

EU regulator approves Moderna vaccine for 12-17 year-olds
# For The Kids
# For The Kids

EU regulator approves Moderna vaccine for 12-17 year-olds

Jul 23rd 2021, 4:50 PM 20,488 Views 58 Comments

It is the first time the shot has been authorised for people under 18.

# moderna - Friday 2 July, 2021

Six months into 2021, how close is Ireland to vaccinating 80% of the population?
# Vaccine Rollout
# Vaccine Rollout

Six months into 2021, how close is Ireland to vaccinating 80% of the population?

Jul 2nd 2021, 12:05 AM 56,730 Views 44 Comments

This week marked the six-month mark in the vaccine rollout.

# moderna - Monday 7 June, 2021

Moderna requests EU approval of its vaccine for adolescents
# Jab
# Jab

Moderna requests EU approval of its vaccine for adolescents

Jun 7th 2021, 2:31 PM 12,694 Views 3 Comments

A clinical trial found the vaccine was safe and effective in teenagers.

# moderna - Friday 28 May, 2021

Pregnant women offered Pfizer or Moderna vaccines after committee recommendation
# Approved
# Approved

Pregnant women offered Pfizer or Moderna vaccines after committee recommendation

May 28th 2021, 1:47 PM 11,788 Views 4 Comments

The HSE said information they had so far showed the Covid-19 vaccines did not have any negative effect on babies in the womb.

# moderna - Tuesday 25 May, 2021

Moderna trial shows Covid vaccine 'highly effective' in adolescents
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# Mrna

Moderna trial shows Covid vaccine 'highly effective' in adolescents

May 25th 2021, 2:32 PM 16,605 Views 66 Comments

The Moderna study enrolled 3,732 teens aged 12 to 17, and found there were no cases of symptomatic Covid-19 in those who had the vaccine.

# moderna - Monday 3 May, 2021

Moderna to provide 500 million vaccine doses for Covax programme
# Covax
# Covax

Moderna to provide 500 million vaccine doses for Covax programme

May 3rd 2021, 7:10 PM 49,498 Views 16 Comments

The advance purchase agreement comes just days after the World Health Organisation announced emergency approval for the vaccine.

# moderna - Friday 2 April, 2021

'It's brilliant for the town': All over 70s and vulnerable groups set to be fully vaccinated in Sneem
# Moderna
# Moderna

'It's brilliant for the town': All over 70s and vulnerable groups set to be fully vaccinated in Sneem

Apr 2nd 2021, 6:30 AM 32,460 Views 38 Comments

The local health centre in the Kerry town received an unexpectedly large shipment of the Moderna vaccine in February.

# moderna - Tuesday 16 March, 2021

Moderna launches Covid-19 vaccine trials to assess safety in children
# Health
# Health

Moderna launches Covid-19 vaccine trials to assess safety in children

Mar 16th 2021, 2:37 PM 8,627 Views 38 Comments

In Ireland, Moderna has made up a small proportion of the number of vaccines administered.

# moderna - Friday 5 March, 2021

All over-70s in a Kerry village have received their first Covid-19 vaccine
# Sneem
# Sneem

All over-70s in a Kerry village have received their first Covid-19 vaccine

Mar 5th 2021, 3:40 PM 31,070 Views 30 Comments

The Sneem Health Centre received enough doses to vaccinate all over 70s.

# moderna - Wednesday 3 March, 2021

Dolly Parton gets Moderna Covid vaccine she partly funded
# Dolly Parton
# Dolly Parton

Dolly Parton gets Moderna Covid vaccine she partly funded

Mar 3rd 2021, 9:26 AM 24,512 Views 26 Comments

The beloved country music star (75) broke into song while getting the jab and adapted one of her best-known ballads Jolene.

# moderna - Wednesday 17 February, 2021

EU buys up to 300 million extra Covid-19 vaccine doses from Moderna
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

EU buys up to 300 million extra Covid-19 vaccine doses from Moderna

Feb 17th 2021, 4:32 PM 18,864 Views 31 Comments

European Commission chief Ursula von der Leyen confirmed the purchase this afternoon.

# moderna - Thursday 4 February, 2021

'Bear with us': HSE deals with rollout issues as Taoiseach pledges vaccination of over-70s will begin on time
# AstraZeneca
# AstraZeneca

'Bear with us': HSE deals with rollout issues as Taoiseach pledges vaccination of over-70s will begin on time

Updated Feb 4th 2021, 3:19 PM 61,412 Views 73 Comments
  • NIAC has recommended that people aged 70 and over should receive mRNA vaccines
  • Paul Reid says HSE has "always been clear that the Covid-19 vaccine rollout will have many twists and turns"
  • Varadkar warns rollout among over 70s "may be slower" than originally planned

# moderna - Friday 29 January, 2021

Donnelly says Ireland can expect 1.1 million vaccine doses by end of March
# Vaccine Roll Out
# Vaccine Roll Out

Donnelly says Ireland can expect 1.1 million vaccine doses by end of March

Updated Jan 29th 2021, 9:44 PM 57,113 Views 61 Comments

A HSE public information campaign will be rolled out as the next cohort in line for vaccination are people aged 85 and over.

# moderna - Tuesday 12 January, 2021

'It's a small one but every vaccine counts': Moderna Covid jab arrives in Ireland
# Special Delivery
# Special Delivery

'It's a small one but every vaccine counts': Moderna Covid jab arrives in Ireland

Jan 12th 2021, 5:52 PM 38,158 Views 40 Comments

This is the second vaccine to be used in Ireland after the Pfizer/BioNTech version.

# moderna - Monday 11 January, 2021

First shipment of Moderna vaccine to arrive in Ireland this week
# Incoming
# Incoming

First shipment of Moderna vaccine to arrive in Ireland this week

Jan 11th 2021, 7:35 PM 25,274 Views 14 Comments

The Moderna vaccine was approved for Europe last week.

# moderna - Friday 18 December, 2020

US set to approve second Covid-19 vaccine
# Moderna
# Moderna

US set to approve second Covid-19 vaccine

Dec 18th 2020, 7:26 AM 7,393 Views 9 Comments

The FDA has signalled it will approve the Moderna vaccine.

# moderna - Thursday 17 December, 2020

EU regulator brings Moderna vaccine decision forward to 6 January
# EMA
# EMA

EU regulator brings Moderna vaccine decision forward to 6 January

Updated Dec 17th 2020, 6:05 PM 18,042 Views 16 Comments

The date for a decision had been 12 January.

# moderna - Saturday 12 December, 2020

Q&A: Answers to reader questions about the Covid-19 vaccine and Ireland's rollout plans
# Questions Answered
# Questions Answered

Q&A: Answers to reader questions about the Covid-19 vaccine and Ireland's rollout plans

Dec 12th 2020, 12:05 AM 48,130 Views 30 Comments
  • We've been putting your questions to the experts and relevant government agencies as part of this new Q&A series.
  • In this first article we're addressing questions concerning people with serious medical conditions, indemnity and cold chain transport - amongst other subjects.

# moderna - Thursday 10 December, 2020

EU medicines regulator says data 'looks robust' as it plans toward Pfizer vaccine approval by end of month
# EMA
# EMA

EU medicines regulator says data 'looks robust' as it plans toward Pfizer vaccine approval by end of month

Dec 10th 2020, 4:31 PM 12,490 Views 8 Comments

A decision on the approval of the Pfizer/BioNtech is due on 29 December.

# moderna - Sunday 6 December, 2020

FactFind: Have Covid-19 vaccines been tested among older age groups?
# Factcheck
# Factcheck

FactFind: Have Covid-19 vaccines been tested among older age groups?

Dec 6th 2020, 12:05 AM 40,883 Views 0 Comments

Let’s take a look at how trials for the Moderna, Pfizer and AstraZeneca vaccines have involved older age groups.

# moderna - Tuesday 1 December, 2020

Cabinet agrees to purchase 875,000 doses of Moderna Covid-19 vaccine
# Moderna
# Moderna

Cabinet agrees to purchase 875,000 doses of Moderna Covid-19 vaccine

Dec 1st 2020, 6:10 AM 28,213 Views 40 Comments

The Cabinet is also due to be updated on the progress to date of the Government’s new task force on the delivery of vaccines.

# moderna - Monday 30 November, 2020

Moderna seeks European and US approval for coronavirus vaccine
# Vaccine
# Vaccine

Moderna seeks European and US approval for coronavirus vaccine

Nov 30th 2020, 5:01 PM 16,776 Views 89 Comments

Results suggest the vaccine gives high levels of protection against the virus.

# moderna - Thursday 26 November, 2020

Astrazeneca says it may need to conduct 'additional study' of its Covid vaccine after questions emerge
# Covid Vaccine
# Covid Vaccine

Astrazeneca says it may need to conduct 'additional study' of its Covid vaccine after questions emerge

Nov 26th 2020, 5:03 PM 33,665 Views 20 Comments

CEO Pascal Soriot said more studies may be needed to provide clarity on its data.

# moderna - Monday 18 May, 2020

US drugmaker reports promising early results from Covid-19 vaccine test
# Promising
# Promising

US drugmaker reports promising early results from Covid-19 vaccine test

May 18th 2020, 10:01 PM 29,437 Views 37 Comments

Moderna, which was founded nine years ago, said the vaccine “was generally safe and well-tolerated”.