FDA says single-dose shot from J&J prevents severe COVID

The FDA confirmed that overall the vaccine is about 66% effective at preventing moderate to severe COVID-19.

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  FDA says single-dose shot from J&J prevents severe COVID

The report Wednesday confirmed that overall the vaccine is about 66% effective at preventing moderate to severe COVID-19.

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