Moderna shares jump after it says Covid booster appears to protect against omicron

Moderna shares jump after it says Covid booster appears to protect against omicron

December 20, 2021 Tama Mayoral 0

The Moderna Covid-19 vaccine awaits administration at a vaccination clinic in Los Angeles, California on December 15, 2021.Frederic J. Brown | AFP | Getty ImagesModerna announced Monday that a third dose of its mRNA vaccine against Covid-19 appears to provide significant protection against the omicron variant, sending shares higher in premarket trading.Moderna shares were up…