Novavax is the first protein-based vaccine for COVID-19 available in the US, which is a more traditional vaccine type. Bringing one more on board gives people who aren't vaccinated yet another option.
The efficacy of Novavax(NVX-CoV2373) in adolescents 12 to 17 years of age was evaluated in an interim analysis of the paediatric expansion portion of the ongoing phase 3 study in United States. The vaccine effectiveness reached 80% for this population.
Novavax is approved and available for use as a booster in people aged 18 years and over. The TGA provisionally approved Novavax for use as a primary course in Australia on 20 January 2022. The TGA provisionally approved Novavax for use as a booster on 9 July 2022. Dose schedule Primary course
It is also available as a booster at least 6 months after completing the primary course for any of the COVID-19 vaccines available in New Zealand. Novavax is the first protein-based COVID-19 vaccine to be approved for use in New Zealand and helps prevent you from getting infected and having COVID-19 symptoms, or severe illness.
The Detroit Health Department is now providing the Novavax two-dose COVID-19 vaccine and the new bivalent booster doses to residents ages 12 and up. ... Vaccinations and boosters are available at ...
Shares of U.S. vaccine maker Novavax (NVAX) on Tuesday closed about 6% higher, ending an eight-session losing streak which included a ~27% drop in the last three days