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United States Pfizer vaccine shipments begin after emergency authorisation – ABC News

Trucks packed with dry ice carrying the first COVID-19 vaccine shots for widespread use in the United States leave a Michigan manufacturing plant destined for hospitals…

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The first trucks carrying a COVID-19 vaccine for widespread use in the United States pulled out of a Michigan manufacturing plant on Sunday, with the shots critical to stopping the nation’s coronavirus outbreak destined to reach states a day later.
Key points:

  • The rollout is set to be the biggest vaccination effort in US history
  • The US has recorded 16 million cases and is approaching 300,000 deaths
  • The vaccine is stored at extremely low temperatures about -30 degrees Celsius

An assembly line of workers…

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