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J&J boosters are on the horizon for everyone who got that shot - regardless of age, job, or health

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Unlike Pfizer and Moderna's booster shot applications, which the FDA authorized only for certain groups, J&J's extra dose will be available to anyone who received the first shot once it's authorized.
Brendan McDermid/Reuters
An FDA expert panel on Friday unanimously recommended the authorization of a J&J booster shot .
If approved, the booster will be available to anyone who received the J&J shot.
J&J recipients had felt in the dark and ignored by public-heath authorities for months.
The roughly 15 million Americans who received the one-shot Johnson & Johnson vaccine are poised to be...
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FDA advisory panel backs booster shot for Johnson & Johnson's COVID vaccine

1 month ago   |   By NY Daily News

A panel of outside experts voted Friday to recommend approval of booster doses of Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 vaccine, potentially setting the stage for millions of Americans to get a fresh round of vaccination ahead of the winter months.
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FDA panel endorses booster shot for Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine

FDA panel endorses booster shot for Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine

1 month ago   |   By New York Post

A panel of U.S. health advisers endorsed booster doses of Johnson & Johnson's single-shot COVID-19 vaccine, saying they should be offered at least two months after immunization.
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FDA panel endorses broad use of Johnson & Johnson booster shot

FDA panel endorses broad use of Johnson & Johnson booster shot

1 month ago   |   By Politico

Americans who received Johnson & Johnson's Covid-19 vaccine should be able to receive a second shot of the vaccine two months after their first dose under an emergency authorization, FDA vaccine advisory committee members said in a 19-0 vote.
The independent vaccine experts' vote came after an hours-long discussion of the underlying data J&J submitted to the FDA. The company had proposed a booster after two months for people at high risk, such as the elderly, and after six months for most people.
The panel's recommendation will now be taken into consideration by the agency, which now must...
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An FDA panel of experts backs J&J COVID vaccine booster

An FDA panel of experts backs J&J COVID vaccine booster

1 month ago   |   By NPR

A panel of experts voted to recommend that the Food and Drug Administration authorize a booster dose of the Johnson & Johnson COVID vaccine at least two months after the first shot. (Image credit: Frederic J. Brown/AFP via Getty Images)
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FDA panel unanimously recommends Johnson & Johnson booster dose for people 18-plus

1 month ago   |   By Boston Herald

An independent FDA panel has unanimously recommended authorization of a Johnson & Johnson booster dose for everyone 18 years and older at least two months after their first shot.
Johnson & Johnson representatives told the Food and Drug Administration's Vaccines and Related Biological Products Advisory Committee that the that J&J vaccine is durable against coronavirus and has not waned, but a booster increases protection.
The company originally suggested that the booster should be given six months after the first dose, which VRBPAC members questioned and ultimately decided on the two month...
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A Johnson & Johnson booster shot just got closer to reality, as the FDA's expert panel unanimously supports an extra dose

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

A vial of Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 vaccine.
Eduardo Sanz/Europa Press via Getty Images
After an afternoon of debate, an FDA panel voted Friday in favor of authorizing J&J's COVID-19 booster shot.
The FDA has the final say in reviewing J&J's application to give an extra dose.
A new study suggested Moderna's or Pfizer's vaccine also work as a booster for J&J recipients.
The Food and Drug Administration's expert panel voted Friday in support of Johnson & Johnson's application to offer a booster shot of its COVID-19 vaccine. About 15 million people in the US have received the J&J...
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