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8 January 2021 — Press release
The vaccine has been approved after meeting the required safety, quality and effectiveness standards.
30 December 2020 — Press release
The new vaccine has been approved after meeting the required safety, quality and effectiveness standards.
2 December 2020 — Press release
The first COVID-19 vaccine for the UK, developed by Pfizer/BioNTech, has today been given approval for use following a thorough review carried out by the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA).
5 January 2021 — Collection
Guidance for industry and organisations to follow from 1 January 2021.
8 January 2021 — Collection
We are producing guidance and information for industry, healthcare professionals and patients covering the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.
20 January 2021 — Guidance
The different types of tests and testing kits for COVID-19, and the specifications for manufacturers.
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