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Stanford enrolls children as young as 2 in Pfizer vaccine trials – San Francisco Chronicle

Stanford Medicine on Wednesday began enrolling children between ages 2 and 5 in a trial…

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Stanford Medicine on Wednesday began administering shots to children ages 2 to 5 in a trial for the Pfizer coronavirus vaccine, marking another step forward in getting younger children vaccinated.Stanford’s trial is part of a larger, nationwide Pfizer study that is testing the vaccine in children as young as 6 months old. The advancement of pediatric vaccine trials is important because even though children are at lower risk than adults of developing severe disease and dying from COVID-19, many have…

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