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14 April 2022 — News story
Use of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine or ‘Spikevax’ has been approved for 6 to 11s after meeting the required safety, quality and effectiveness standards
14 April 2022 — Press release
An approval has been granted after the Valneva COVID-19 vaccine was found to meet the required safety, quality and effectiveness standards.
17 March 2022 — Press release
The decision to grant approval for this treatment was endorsed by the government’s independent expert scientific advisory body, the Commission on Human Medicines, after carefully reviewing the evidence.
10 February 2022 — News story
A reflection by Dr June Raine, Chief Executive of the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency
24 June 2022 — Research and analysis
A report covering adverse reactions to approved COVID-19 vaccines
14 February 2022 — Guidance
The different types of tests and testing kits for COVID-19, and the specifications for manufacturers.
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