A man receives the Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine on Friday in St Albans, Britain. Photo: Reuters A man receives the Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine on Friday in St Albans, Britain. Photo: Reuters
A man receives the Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine on Friday in St Albans, Britain. Photo: Reuters

Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine effective against mutation in new coronavirus strains, study finds

  • The research indicated the vaccine was effective in neutralising virus with the so-called N501Y mutation of the spike protein
  • Scientists said the results would help calm concerns that people will not be protected by vaccines being given to millions around the world

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
A man receives the Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine on Friday in St Albans, Britain. Photo: Reuters A man receives the Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine on Friday in St Albans, Britain. Photo: Reuters
A man receives the Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine on Friday in St Albans, Britain. Photo: Reuters
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