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Moderna jab to be deployed in a fortnight, minister reveals as experts behind Valneva’s vaccine

Moderna’s Covid jab will be deployed in the UK in a fortnight: Minister reveals first of 100million doses Nadhim Zahawi said the first batch would arrive in the third week of this month Valneva scientists said they also identified no safety concerns during the trials Britain has ordered 100million doses of jab, which uses inactivated… Read More »

NI CMO receives first dose of AstraZeneca vaccine

Northern Ireland’s Chief Medical Officer (CMO), Dr Michael McBride has received his first AstraZeneca vaccine shot today, despite European countries halting its administration. The CMO told reporters that he was “delighted to get the AstraZeneca vaccine this morning” and “welcomed the opportunity,” this morning. Northern Ireland First Minister and DUP leader Arlene Foster is due… Read More »