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Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA)
Third vaccine (Moderna) approved by UK regulator
Published 8 January 2021
The vaccine has been approved after meeting the required safety, quality and effectiveness standards.
U.K. Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation (JCVI)
Priority groups for coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccination: advice from the JCVI, 30 December 2020
Advice from the Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation (JCVI) on the groups that should be prioritised for vaccination
Updated: 6 January 2021
Update to footnote 2: the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine is authorised in those aged 16 years and over. The AstraZeneca vaccine is only authorised for use in those aged 18 years and over.