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Canada becomes second nation to approve Pfizer-BioNTech Covid vaccine
E-News | 10/12/2020 09:51 AM | Click to read full article
Canadian health authorities on Wednesday approved a vaccine manufactured by Pfizer and BioNTech, and the inoculation programme could commence as early as next week.
Health Canada and the Public Health Agency of Canada will closely monitor the safety of the vaccine once it is on the market and will not hesitate to take action if any safety concerns are identified.