Eric Clapton has called claims that COVID-19 vaccines are safe for everyone "propaganda" after he says he had a severe reaction to the AstraZeneca vaccination. Clapton recently wrote a letter detailing his negative experience to anti-vaccine advocate Robin Monotti Graziadei that Monotti shared this past... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- With the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine still on pause in the U.S. after reports of a rare but severe blood clotting disorder in a small number of the roughly 7 million people who've received the shot, health experts now are... Read More.
By ZOE MAGEE, ABC News(LONDON) -- Long-awaited preliminary data from final-stage testing in the United States of a COVID-19 vaccine developed by England's University of Oxford and British-Swedish pharmaceutical giant AstraZeneca shows the two-dose shot is highly effective in all... Read More.
By MEREDITH DELISO, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- AstraZeneca's COVID-19 vaccine is not linked to an increased risk of blood clots and its benefits "outweigh the risk of side effects," the European Union's drug regulatory agency said Thursday.The preliminary review by... Read More.
By ALLIE YANG, ABC News(LONDON) -- After reports of dangerous blood clots in some recipients, 10 European nations have paused the vaccine's rollout, including some of the biggest: Germany, France, Italy, Spain and the Netherlands.This vaccine, while not... Read More.
By ERIN SCHUMAKER, ABC News(LONDON) -- The Strategic Advisory Group of Experts (SAGE), an advisory group to the World Health Organization, announced at a press conference on Wednesday that it has recommended the AstraZeneca vaccine for adults 65 years old... Read More.
By HAWORTH and ERIN SCHUMAKER, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A pandemic of the novel coronavirus has now infected more than 106 million people worldwide and killed over 2.3 million, according to real-time data compiled by the Center for Systems Science... Read More.
By ERIN SCHUMAKER, ABC News(LONDON) -- The AstraZeneca vaccine likely slows the transmission of the virus in addition to protecting against severe COVID-19 illness and death, according to a new study.To come to that conclusion, University of Oxford... Read More.
By GUY DAVIES and ZOE MAGEE, ABC News(LONDON) -- Top EU officials have expressed "deep dissatisfaction" and mulled legal action against the British-Swedish pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca, after reports emerged over the weekend that the vaccine supplier would provide 60% less... Read More.
By MORGAN WINSOR, ABC News(LONDON) -- U.K.-based pharmaceutical giant AstraZeneca and England's University of Oxford announced Monday that late-stage trials show their COVID-19 vaccine was up to 90% effective in preventing the disease.The results are based on interim... Read More.
By MORGAN WINSOR, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A pandemic of the novel coronavirus has now killed more than 1.3 million people worldwide.Over 57.4 million people across the globe have been diagnosed with COVID-19, the disease caused by the... Read More.
BY: DR. LEAH CROLL, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- AstraZeneca has temporarily put the brakes on its late-stage, global COVID-19 vaccine trial after a participant came down with what experts call an "adverse event.""Whilst it has been reported that one... Read More.