If they are not for the moment not a priority, the question of the vaccination of children should arise in the coming months, in particular in view of the start of the school year in September, the newspaper recalled. The echoes, Monday.
In this context, the American biotechnology company Moderna has started trials of its vaccine against Covid-19 on thousands of children aged 6 months to 11 years, the firm announced in a press release on Tuesday.
A clinical trial on 6,750 children
This clinical trial involves a planned total of 6,750 children in the United States and Canada, said Moderna, which already produces an anti-Covid vaccine for adults administered in two injections separated by four weeks and based on recent technology, the Messenger RNA.