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Pfizer-BioNTech Shot Stops Covid Spread, Israeli Study Shows

  • Vaccine reported to be 89% effective at preventing infections
  • Stopping virus transmission is key to ending Covid-19 pandemic
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Watch: An Israeli study shows the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine appeared to stop the vast majority of recipients from becoming infected with coronavirus.(Source: Bloomberg)
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The Pfizer Inc. and BioNTech SE Covid-19 vaccine appeared to stop the vast majority of recipients in Israel becoming infected, providing the first real-world indication that the immunization will curb transmission of the coronavirus.