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Exclusive: Biden will release nearly all available vaccine doses in break from Trump administration policy of holding back stock for second dose
President-elect Joe Biden will aim to release nearly every available dose of the coronavirus vaccine when he takes office, a break with the Trump administration's strategy of holding back half of...
https://www.cnn.com/2021/01/08/politics/biden-vaccine-strategy/index.html
Ashish K. Jha, MD, MPH @ashishkjha - Fri Jan 08
Biden team announcing they will release all available vaccine doses. This is the right approach Keeping half the doses in reserve out of a fear of a national manufacturing collapse is un-necessary. Get doses out to the vulnerable quickly cnn.com/2021/01/08/pol…
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Apoorva Mandavilli @apoorva_nyc - Fri Jan 08
Maybe this is a good development, but I can't help think it's all just so CONFUSING: Biden admin will aim to release every available dose of the vaccine instead of holding them back to ensure second doses are available. cnn.com/2021/01/08/pol…
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David Fisman @DFisman - Fri Jan 08
Wow. This feels pretty good. US changing tack on holding back second doses, @CNN quotes our @AnnalsofIM study. Amazing work @AshTuite @SalomonJA @zhulin0406 cnn.com/2021/01/08/pol…
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Josh Michaud @joshmich - Fri Jan 08
Big change may be coming to the pace of US vaccine distribution. The Biden team looking release all available vaccines on hand, instead of holding back the second doses. Biden to share "additional details next week" cnn.com/2021/01/08/pol…
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Prof Peter Hotez MD PhD @PeterHotez - Fri Jan 08
1/3 This should not be viewed as an endorsement of administering the mRNA vaccines as a single dose vaccines. Looking at levels of virus neutralizing antibodies, in a single dose they cannot be expected to reliably protect. cnn.com/2021/01/08/pol…
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Dr. Beth S. Linas(she/her) @bethlinas - Fri Jan 08
I understand why this is being done (applaud the leadership), but will it lead to further delays of allowing people to become fully vaccinated against #COVID19? I hope not- but that is way above my pay grade to know/understand... cnn.com/2021/01/08/pol…
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Vaughn Sterling @vplus - Fri Jan 08
🚨 EXCLUSIVE: Biden will release all available vaccine doses in break from Trump administration policy of holding back stock for second dose -CNN cnn.com/2021/01/08/pol…
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