SARS-CoV-2 Infection after Vaccination in Health Care Workers in California

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SARS-CoV-2 Infection after Vaccination in Health Care Workers in California

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Data from phase 3 clinical trials of messenger RNA (mRNA) vaccines through November 2020 showed 94.1% efficacy for the prevention of symptomatic severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) infection at 14 days after the second dose of the mRNA-1273 vaccine (Moderna) and 95% efficacy at 7 days after the second dose of the BNT162b2 vaccine (Pfizer).

Date Last Updated (Year-Month-Day)

2021-03-23

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Keehner, Jocelyn, Lucy E. Horton, Michael A. Pfeffer, Christopher A. Longhurst, Robert T. Schooley, Judith S. Currier, Shira R. Abeles, and Francesca J. Torriani. 2021. "SARS-CoV-2 Infection after Vaccination in Health Care Workers in California." New England Journal of Medicine.

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