Coronavirus vaccines developed by the Pfizer/BioNTech consortium and Moderna for children under five years of age have been approved by US authorities. This was stated in the statement of US President Joseph Biden, distributed on June 18 by the press service of the White House.
“Today is a monumental step forward in our country’s fight against the virus: virtually every American is now entitled to the protection that COVID-19 vaccines provide,” the American leader said.
As Biden noted, US regulators have approved and recommended the first coronavirus vaccines for children under the age of five. According to the President of the United States, a thorough independent examination of the drug was previously carried out.
The head of the White House clarified that the United States became the first country in the world to approve a coronavirus vaccine for very young children. Biden said his administration has been “preparing for this moment for months” by buying doses of vaccines for everyone…