U.S. Markets closed

Pfizer and BioNTech say U.S. government has purchased additional 50 million pediatric doses of their COVID vaccine

·1 min read
Pfizer and BioNTech say U.S. government has purchased additional 50 million pediatric doses of their COVID vaccine
In this article:
  • Oops!
    Something went wrong.
    Please try again later.
  • Oops!
    Something went wrong.
    Please try again later.

Pfizer Inc. and German partner BioNTech SE said Thursday the U.S. government has purchased an additional 50 million pediatric doses of their COVID-19 vaccine, as it prepares to start dosing children. The additional order includes vaccines for children below the age of 5, assuming they will receive regulatory authorization. The new doses are expected to be delivered by April 30 of 2022. The order marks the final purchase option for the government under its existing supply agreement with the compa