CAMBRIDGE (CBS) – Moderna said it’s COVID-19 vaccine offers protection for at least six months.
The Cambridge company released new data Wednesday in the New England Journal of Medicine,READ MORE: Coastal Concerns: Wind, Rain Pick Up Intensity In Marshfield
Moderna said antibodies were found in patients six months after they received their second dose of the two-shot vaccination.READ MORE: Nor'easter To Bring Heavy Rain, High Winds, Possible Flooding And Potentially Days Of Power Outages
Studies to examine the immune response beyond six months are still ongoing.MORE NEWS: Mass. Probation Department Under Scrutiny Again After Employees Report Structural Racism, Discrimination
Pfizer said last week its two-dose coronavirus vaccine also has protection that lasts up to six months.