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Pfizer-BioNTech Shot Could Help End Pandemic, Israel Study Shows

  • Shot cleared hurdles for preventing spread, symptoms, deaths
  • Effectiveness held up under scrutiny in real-world conditions
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Watch: Medical researchers are saying the Pfizer-BioNTech shot could be the one to end the covid-19 pandemic.(Source: Bloomberg)

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Pfizer Inc. and BioNTech SE’s Covid-19 vaccine was overwhelmingly effective against the virus in a study that followed nearly 1.2 million people in Israel, results that public-health experts said show that immunizations could end the pandemic.