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Costa Rica to buy 2 mln coronavirus Pfizer vaccines

SAN JOSE, May 10 (Reuters) – Costa Rica is to buy an additional 2 million doses of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine, President Carlos Alvarado Quesada said on Monday. “To accelerate the vaccination process in Costa Rica, we will purchase an additional 2 million doses of the vaccine from Pfizer / …

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India’s COVID crisis deepens, as BioNTech says there’s no evidence its vaccine needs adapting to cope with new variants

The global tally of confirmed cases of the coronavirus-borne illness COVID-19 climbed above 158 million on Monday, as cases continue to surge in Southeast Asia, and especially India, and BioNTech said there’s no evidence the vaccine it developed with Pfizer Inc. needs adapting to protect against variants. India reported 360,000 …

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