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Singapore approves Covid vaccine for kids aged 12 to fifteen as circumstances surge

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A well being employee prepares a dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine on the Senja-Cashew Neighborhood Centre Vaccination Centre in Singapore on March 8, 2021.

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SINGAPORE — Singapore has permitted the usage of the Pfizer-BioNTech coronavirus vaccine for kids aged 12 to fifteen, authorities introduced on Wednesday.

Beforehand, solely folks 16 and above had been allowed to obtain the shot. The vaccine developed by Moderna is barely given to people aged 18 and above.

Singapore’s Well being Sciences Authority approved the usage of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine for this age group beneath the Pandemic Particular Entry Route for emergency therapeutic merchandise.

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