December 11, 2020
Widespread immunity is the goal of the Covid-19 vaccines in the healthcare pipeline. FDA emergency-use authorization (EUA) will be invoked in the near future, with administration limited to health care professionals first in line and essential workers like first responders and law enforcement to follow.
There is a plan to include those with chronic illnesses and nursing home clients next, so it will be Spring before most of us can choose to participate.
The EUA allowed use of a fast-tracked testing protocol and in the products from Pfizer and Moderna, new technology based on the genetic s...