First Pfizer vaccines arrive in general practice

A dozen GP respiratory clinics have started taking deliveries of the mRNA-based vaccine

A select group of GP respiratory clinics has started taking deliveries of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine in the latest push to expand access to the under-50s.

Dr Sonu Haikerwal
Dr Sonu Haikerwal.

It follows the TGA's decision last night to allow storage of the mRNA vaccine in a regular refrigerator at temperatures of 2-8°C for up to 31 days before administration.