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: Firework Thrown From Car Sparks Fire In Franklin; Police Search For Driver
Moderna said antibodies were found in patients six months after they received their second dose of the two-shot vaccination.READ MORE: Are COVID Tests Accurate For Variants? Dr. Mallika Marshall Answers Your Questions
Studies to examine the immune response beyond six months are still ongoing.MORE NEWS: 'Manhattan In 75 Minutes': First Look At Boston-New York Seaplane Service
Pfizer said last week its two-dose coronavirus vaccine also has protection that lasts up to six months.