Pfizer applies to Swissmedic for authorisation of another COVID-19 vaccine – Reuters.com

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BERLIN, Sept 22 (Reuters) – Pfizer said on Thursday it had submitted an application to Swissmedic for authorisation of a further bivalent COVID-19 vaccine.

The ready-to-use dispersion for injection contained both messenger RNA (mRNA) from the original Pfizer/BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine and mRNA coding for the spike protein of Omicron variants BA.4 and BA.5, Pfizer said.

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Reporting by Kirsti Knolle
Editing by Paul Carrel

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