Sec. Azar: Today, Pfizer Will Be Filing an Application for an Emergency Use Authorization with the FDA for Their Covid-19 Vaccine

‘What an extremely exciting day’

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AZAR: "What an extremely exciting day for American health care. On top of the news that you just made, today Pfizer we'll be filing an application for an Emergency Use Authorization with the FDA for their Covid-19 vaccine that appears to be 95 percent effective. Within weeks, we could have a decision from FDA, and within 24 hours of that, we will have started distributing millions of doses of safe and effective vaccine to begin protecting our most vulnerable across America."

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