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The Latest Scientific and Medical Developments on COVID-19

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The Latest on COVID-19

The California Biotechnology Foundation is committed to keeping you up to date about COVID-19 testing, treatment and prevention advancements. The following resources track what progress has been made as of November 5, 2021. Notable advancements include:
  • Pfizer said its experimental pill designed to fight COVID-19 reduced the risk of hospitalization and death for high-risk patients taking part in a trial of the drug.
  • The first COVID-19 vaccinations have been given to children ages 5 to 11 in California as health officials launched an ambitious rollout to offer shots to 3.5 million children in the state.
For more on Vaccines, Testing and Treatment, see our fact sheet HERE.