Moderna and Pfizer vaccines show defense against variants


Associate Faculty Director at the Harvard Global Health Institute Dr. Ingrid Katz joined Yahoo Finance Live to break down the latest news on vaccines as Pfizer and Biontech seek full FDA approval.

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Abraham from TN May 7, 2021 - 9:01 PM

What about 3000 dead from the vaccine according to the CDC website vaers ! U will be hanged drug companies !

Omar Halsey May 7, 2021 - 9:18 PM

Glad me and my family have all been fully vaccinated. 🙂

Mike Barbas May 7, 2021 - 9:38 PM

So those who got J&J will need boosters, I guess.

Zne Skarm May 7, 2021 - 10:54 PM

How efficacious are they against SA and UK? They don't present efficacy numbers? hmm

Aaron Franklin May 8, 2021 - 2:03 AM

This is a scam. When did we ever talk about variants until now? Wake up.

Data protection May 8, 2021 - 3:35 AM

Have millions of people REALLY gotten a vaccine?
Isn’t it risky undermining public confidence by omitting or delaying the recommended 3-week gap to 3-month gap between doses?

Data protection May 8, 2021 - 3:38 AM

Weren’t the US the one who PULLED OUT of five agreements, the Paris Accord, TPP, INF treaty, NAFTA and Iran deal?
Can any country withdraw from treaties any time they want if they’re as powerful as the US?

But big US Pharma opposes the waiver on vaccine patents and threatens “If you go ahead to suspend our patents, we're going to stop innovating.” Given that they're making billions with the vaccine orders and the fact that Covid-19 vaccines are funded by taxpayers’ money.

US Pfizer has hiked its prices on future orders of its vaccine for the EU, raising the cost by more than 60%, to $23 per dose (moderna is $18). Whereas the cost for AstraZeneca is only $2.15 and the cost for Sputnik V is $10.v

But we’re expected to believe that the US intends to defend the "rules-based order" that Russia and China are posing a challenge to.

Ganon01 Ryan Outsen May 8, 2021 - 5:43 AM

There’s only two countries already got mass vaccines which is great news

user 9 May 8, 2021 - 6:44 PM

do you guys is more likely- the media being as accurate as possibble when reporting about vax safety and effectiveness or the media trying to paint the prettiest picture possible(which may include some faleshoods?

Miggy Z May 9, 2021 - 1:49 AM

A new one everyday 🙄

LJV May 9, 2021 - 5:59 AM

Got my 2 Moderna shots. So I'm fully vaccinated.

jeffo18 May 9, 2021 - 8:42 AM

Please report on the case of Dr Rajendra Kapila

broadwaydebut1 May 9, 2021 - 1:04 PM

Is mandated the same as mandatory. Strange how pharma works, if you can pay, it will be mandatory to get vaccinated, if you’re in a poor area of the world and can’t pay or won’t because of the cost inflicted on their governments, then you’re on your own and good luck to you. Big Pharma is so concerned about the spread!!!

Abraham Ben David. May 9, 2021 - 1:56 PM

Cases are starting to rise.

Ghwkphd May 9, 2021 - 4:31 PM

— End All Fraudulent Asymptomatic PCR testing — End All Mass Medical Experimentation Immediately !!! —

C. May 9, 2021 - 7:30 PM

unapproved unlicensed in phase three of human trials until 2023 and doesn't prevent transmission LOL. roll up your sleeve come on!

anh tang May 9, 2021 - 9:19 PM

how evil does that lady look. haha the vaccine is not fda approved.

anh tang May 9, 2021 - 9:20 PM

$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$ and they care about you.

Irina Fields May 9, 2021 - 9:30 PM

Real data or the data that you created? Indian and Brazil needs to take responsibility and stop their endless corruption.

Nicol Bolas May 9, 2021 - 11:39 PM

Wasn't expecting this from Yahoo finance

soredem May 10, 2021 - 12:45 AM

I’ll just stay inside another year

soredem May 10, 2021 - 12:47 AM

Fauci in wuhan hmmm.

dantheguy May 10, 2021 - 1:16 AM

Tell me to my face how well masks work and I’ll show you how inappropriate they are to keep you safe.

Sandra PJ May 10, 2021 - 6:02 AM

Only 1% of people died.
Survival rate is 99.99%
Why are they forcing the injections?
I BEG YOU, wake up, PEOPLE.
It is getting so scary.
They clearly want to hurt all of us and ruin this world eventually.

Mike May 10, 2021 - 4:45 PM

Still finding stuff out about meds injected into our bodies. Nothing experimental sounding about that at all. So glad government is mandating this stuff for college kids in NJ. Scumbags

Timothy Roper May 10, 2021 - 9:31 PM

And let's remember that Moderna waived their patents to their vaccine back in October. So despite the media lies going on right now, there's nothing stopping others from making one great mRNA vaccine at least. In fact, they've had plenty of time to be up and running producing millions of doses by now.

W Y May 11, 2021 - 4:10 AM

Hilarious! Americans now are stuck in this politically enforced ‘political correctness’ and dare not comment on the contribution that’ll be made by the Chinese Sinopharm vaccine on the global pandemic effort.

Ms Maddie May 11, 2021 - 4:54 PM

India and Brazil are falling through the cracks because they have leaders who completely ignored the problem and they chose not to prepare.

Phillip MJ Bacon May 11, 2021 - 6:02 PM

Yet is now BRITAIN that that has gone from one of the worst affected countries to ZERO deaths and extremely low infection rate in FOUR MONTHS… using the AZ OXFORD NON PROFIT vaccine that they set to cure the world with A YEAR AGO.

Phillip MJ Bacon May 11, 2021 - 6:05 PM

RICH MANS cure… 3 exorbitantly priced shots and impossible to administer to the great majority of the world.

Kevin Ritter May 13, 2021 - 6:21 PM

Trust China's vaccine????

2410 73691 May 13, 2021 - 7:58 PM

God commands you to take the injection. If you don't, you will go to hell where you will burn for eternity. All covid injected people will go to heaven, Amen.

AllGoodThingsNetwork May 15, 2021 - 7:58 AM

This video had no information, substantive or otherwise, about the Moderna or Pfizer vaccines' efficacy against variants. Complete click bait!

Jay May 15, 2021 - 11:55 PM

I wonder how rich countries especially America act like they did well when most western countries get vaccines from India and India suffered from westerners . All this nonsense happened because country with about half of youth are engineers and doctors elected a tea seller . We did the same mistake you did with trump

cheeseUout May 16, 2021 - 12:53 PM

I for one, welcome bill Gates to control my life via futuristic microchips

Ct Bt May 16, 2021 - 3:58 PM

How is it that India is a country that is considered poor when vaccinating people when they produce more medicine and vaccines than any other country🤔🤷🏻. Something is not right with that

Ct Bt May 16, 2021 - 3:58 PM

Did anyone hear the conversation about variance?

scotty lane May 18, 2021 - 12:44 AM

Pfizer has been a “habitual offender,” persistently engaging in illegal and corrupt marketing practices, bribing physicians and suppressing adverse trial results. Since 2002 the company and its subsidiaries have been assessed $3 billion in criminal convictions, civil penalties and jury awards. Also, Pfizer, the world's largest drugs company, has been hit with the biggest criminal fine in US history as part of a $2.3bn settlement with federal prosecutors for mispromoting medicines and for paying kickbacks to compliant doctors.

Steve Dunkley May 18, 2021 - 6:52 AM

Magnet will stick to the arm where the needle gone in! This was all planned

John Yen June 30, 2021 - 7:02 AM

so exciting. …..derp


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