FDA Releases Covid-19 Vaccine Guidelines, and Nobody’s Happy

The White House initially blocked the guidelines for being too strict. A group of doctors say they’re not strict enough.

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On Tuesday, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) released new, stricter guidelines for an Emergency Use Authorization of a vaccine to prevent Covid-19. The…

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Dana G Smith

Dana G Smith

Health and science writer • PhD in 🧠 • Words in Scientific American, STAT, The Atlantic, The Guardian • Award-winning Covid-19 coverage for Elemental