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In a First for the Continent, Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine Will Be Produced in South Africa

WEDNESDAY, July 21, 2021 — The Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine will be produced for the first time in Africa by a South African firm, Pfizer announced Wednesday. The Biovac Institute in Cape Town will produce the vaccine for distribution across Africa, which is in desperate need of more COVID-19 vaccines as cases surge, the Associated Press… Read More »

Qld premier defends choosing Pfizer jab

Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has defended getting the Pfizer vaccine instead of the AstraZeneca jab. After months of concern about her lack of urgency, Ms Palaszczuk finally rolled up her sleeve on Monday morning. The 51-year-old got the Pfizer vaccine despite government advice that people over the age of 50 should receive AstraZeneca. The premier… Read More »

‘Mission Possible’: Pfizer and BioNTech star in their own vaccine discovery movie

It’s lights, camera, action for Pfizer and BioNTech vaccine scientists and executives. They’re starring in “Mission Possible,” a branded content film from Pfizer and National Geographic that tracks the COVID-19 vaccine’s journey to market. The movie-length product placement is a behind-the-scenes look at Comirnaty, the now-authorized coronavirus shot Pfizer developed and produced in concert with its… Read More »