KGO Hosts React: FDA deems Johnson & Johnson Vaccine safe & effective

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The Food and Drug Administration released documents deeming the Johnson & Johnson vaccine safe & effective. The vaccine is 72% effective, noticeably less than the Moderna and Pfizer vaccine, but more effective than the regular flu shot. The Johnson & Johnson vaccine is only one shot and does not require special refrigeration, the FDA is now waiting for approval from the panel.

Pat Thurston and Chip Franklin discuss the new vaccine with UCSF’s Dr. Peter Chin Hong and ABC News correspondent Alex Stone.


Johnson & Johnson vaccine deemed safe and effective in documents released by FDA

Dr. Peter Chin Hong joins The Pat Thurston Show to give us the latest on COVID vaccines.


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ABC News correspondent Alex Stone joins The Chip Franklin Show to discuss Tiger Woods’ current state after his car crash.

Mark Remillard from ABC News calls in to discuss the Johnson & Johnson and FDA released respective detailed analysis on the one-shot COVID-19 vaccine today. The data released shows the vaccine works against all of those new variants!

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