Skip to main content
Australia Edition
Saturday, 18 September 2021

Moderna COVID-19 vaccine

RNA COVID-19 vaccine


Moderna COVID-19 vaccine
Moderna COVID-19 vaccine

The Moderna COVID‑19 vaccine, codenamed mRNA-1273 and sold under the brand name Spikevax, is a COVID-19 vaccine developed by Moderna, the United States National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) and the Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority (BARDA). It is authorized for use in people aged twelve years and older in some jurisdictions and for people eighteen years and older in other jurisdictions to provide protection against COVID-19 which is caused by infection by the SARS-CoV-2 virus. It is designed to be administered as two or three 0.5 mL doses given by intramuscular injection at an interval of at least 28 days apart.

0 shares 5 views

News coverage

Moderna COVID-19 vaccine media coverage