Covid vaccine will only have ‘a marginal impact’ at first, warns Chris Whitty and UK CMOs | UK | News (Reports)

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Some of the Covid vaccines have already arrived in the UK, meanwhile, it’s been confirmed.

The Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine was approved for mass use across the country earlier this month by the UK’s medical regulator, the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA).

The UK ordered 40 million doses of the vaccine, which should be enough to vaccinate around 20m people.

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It’s believed that 800,000 doses should be arriving in the UK by the end of next week, with mass vaccinations expected to start imminently.

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