In the US, the effectiveness of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine was confirmed
The third phase of testing of the coronavirus vaccine, manufactured by the American company Johnson & Johnson, confirmed its effectiveness and safety.
This is reported by The Hill newspaper, citing data published by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
According to published information, the effectiveness of the vaccine can reach 85% in the treatment of the most severe cases of the disease.
According to the publication, the expert council of the FDA on Friday, February 26, will hold a meeting at which a decision will be made on the feasibility of approving this drug.
It is specified that in case of a positive decision, the vaccine from Johnson & Johnson can be approved for use in the United States as early as this week.
The American company Johnson & Johnson has submitted to the World Health Organization (WHO) an application for registration of the coronavirus vaccine of the Belgian pharmacological unit Janssen.