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Moderna and Other Vaccine Makers Dropped Wednesday. Here’s Why.

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Moderna and Other Vaccine Makers Dropped Wednesday. Here’s Why.
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Shares of (MRNA) Pfizer, (BNTX) and other vaccine makers were sliding Wednesday after the CDC found evidence of myocarditis in young men who had taken mRNA vaccines, but still said that the rewards outweigh the risks. Anecdotal cases of young men getting myocarditis, a rare form of heart inflammation, have been circulating, and the CDC set out to determine if they were more than mere anecdotes. The CDC, however, also said that the benefits of getting the vaccine outweighed the risks.