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Pfizer-BioNTech reports strong immune response in animals to its COVID-19 vaccine

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Pfizer-BioNTech announced Wednesday that preliminary preclinical data from mouse and macaque monkey models showed a strong immune response from its mRNA COVID-19 vaccine. 

According to the data, the vaccine candidate conferred “protective anti-viral effects” in rhesus macaque monkeys, as well as concomitant high neutralising antibody titers and a TH1-biased cellular response in both the monkeys and in mice.

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