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Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine found to be effective against Covid variant discovered in the UK - CNBC
CNBC - Jan 20, 2021
LONDON The coronavirus vaccine developed by Pfizer-BioNTech is likely to be just as effective against a highly transmissible mutant strain of the virus that was first discovered in the U.K., accordin…