Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine approved in the UK for immediate emergency use

The companies announce the first emergency approval of their mRNA vaccine against COVID-19, with rollout to begin next week. Image credit: Shutterstock Today, Pfizer and BioNTech have announced that their mRNA vaccine (BNT162b2) against COVID-19 has been granted temporary authorization for emergency use by the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Authority (MHRA) in the UK. […]