While the nation’s most vulnerable populations are the priority, the Pfizer and Moderna vaccines wouldn’t be possible without the sacrifice of 70,000 volunteers who took part in testing…
[CBN News] As COVID-19 deaths continue to mount in the US nearly reaching 300,000, history is being made as millions of Americans are getting their coronavirus vaccinations. (Image: Unsplash-CDC)
After the FDA gave the emergency go-ahead for the Pfizer coronavirus vaccine, the pharmaceutical giant immediately began shipping millions of doses so that those at greatest risk can start getting their shots this week.
Three million doses were transported in freezers keeping the vaccine at the required minus 94 degrees Fahrenheit. President Trump weighed in on the vaccine rollout Saturday.
“This has been a great, really a medical miracle, they call it a medical miracle,” he said, “And it’s going to have a tremendous impact. 95 percent effective. We have Moderna coming out next week. We have Johnson and Johnson, a one-shot vaccine coming out, all great companies.”