AstraZeneca says vaccine 76% effective in updated US trial data


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British-Swedish drugmaker AstraZeneca on Wednesday revised down by 3 percentage points the effectiveness of its COVID-19 vaccine after American authorities raised concerns that results reported from its US trial were outdated.

The company now says its vaccine is 76 rather than 79 percent effective at preventing any kind of symptomatic COVID-19.

It remains 100 percent effective against severe COVID-19, it added.



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