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Pfizer requests FDA approval to ease vaccine storage requirements


Right now, Pfizer’s Covid-19 vaccine must be kept at ultra-cold temperatures, but the company has requested FDA approval to store the vaccine in more accessible freezers. Emergency medical physician Dr. Uché Blackstock says, if approved, this will “enable delivery to rural sites, even urban areas that are underreported” in the U.S., and could also be a “game changer” for the rest of the world.