Covid Vaccine More Than 90 Per Cent Effective: Novavax.

Covid Vaccine More Than 90 Per Cent Effective: Novavax

Novavax's COVID-19 jab is more than 90 percent effective, the vaccine-maker said. (File)

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Novavax's COVID-19 jab is more than 90 percent effective, including against coronavirus variants, the vaccine maker said Monday after a large-scale US study.

The jab "demonstrated 100% protection against moderate and severe disease, 90.4% efficacy overall," the company said in a statement, adding "the study enrolled 29,960 participants across 119 sites in the U.S. and Mexico to evaluate efficacy, safety and immunogenicity."

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