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1st LD: EMA endorses COVID-19 vaccine Comirnaty for children aged 5 to 11

Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.

THE HAGUE, Nov. 25 (Xinhua) -- The European Medicines Agency (EMA) on Thursday recommended the use of COVID-19 vaccine Comirnaty developed by BioNTech and Pfizer for children aged 5 to 11.
The vaccine is already approved for use in adults and children aged 12 and above.
In children from 5 to 11 years of age, the dose of Comirnaty will be lower than that used in people aged 12 and above, the drug agency of the European Union said in a statement, adding that as in the older age group, it is given ...