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CDC: Partial vaccination 63% effective against COVID-19 in two Connecticut nursing homes – theday.com

Partial vaccination with the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine was 63% effective against COVID-19 infection in two skilled nursing facilities in Connecticut

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Partial vaccination with the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine was 63% effective against COVID-19 infection in two skilled nursing facilities in Connecticut that were experiencing COVID-19 outbreaks, according to a report the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released Monday.
“This confirms what we had all hoped: This vaccine is highly effective in perhaps the most at-risk group and can potentially save many lives,” said Sunil Parikh, senior author of the study and an associate professor at the Yale…

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