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Moderna Says It Doesn’t See Signs That Shot Causes Heart Issue

June 11, 2021, 6:48 PM

Moderna Inc. said that scientific evidence it has reviewed doesn’t suggest that its Covid-19 vaccine was the cause of a heart condition in some people who received it.

The drugmaker said in a statement Friday that after reviewing the available safety data on its shot for cases of myocarditis and pericarditis, it “has not established a causal association with its vaccine.”

U.S. public health advisers plan to meet later this month to discuss a potential link between Covid-19 shots that use messenger RNA technology, which include Moderna’s vaccine and one made by Pfizer Inc. and BioNTech SE, and heart inflammation ...

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