Pfizer, BioNTech's coronavirus vaccine candidates get FDA's 'fast track' status

The candidates, BNT162b1 and BNT162b2, are the most advanced of the at least four vaccines being assessed by the companies in ongoing trials in the United States and Germany. Pfizer’s shares were up about 2% and U.S.-listed shares of BioNTech were up about 6% before the bell. Earlier this month, the companies said BNT162b1 showed potential against the virus and was found to be well tolerated in early-stage human trials. …read more

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