By CBSBoston.com Staff

CAMBRIDGE (CBS) – Moderna said it will be adding more vaccine doses to each vial if the FDA approves the move.

Moderna President Stephen Hoge said that the company is manufacturing almost 1 million doses each day. To address a manufacturing bottleneck — how many vials can be filled in a given time period — the company wants to fill vials with as many as 15 doses. Each Moderna vaccine vial currently holds 10 doses.

According to Hoge, the change could ramp up vaccine efforts.

CBSBoston.com Staff