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Boosters weighed for J&J, Moderna; FDA panel may advise if additional shots needed

Oct 14, 2021 - USA Today

A federal advisory committee will meet for two days this week to discuss the safety and need for a booster shot for people who received Moderna's or Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 vaccine.

They won't have much J&J data on which to base their decision.

Information posted Wednesday by the Food and Drug Administration showed that about 8,000 people were studied after receiving a second dose of J&J's vaccine two months after their first, and only 17 were tracked after getting a second shot...