- EMA recommends granting conditional marketing authorisation to prevent coronavirus disease in people from 18 years of age
- Vaccine shown to be highly effective and safe, preventing hospitalisation or death from COVID-19
- EMA joins regulators from 20 countries in 5 continents worldwide in recommending the use of the vaccine
The EMA has recommended that two standard doses of ChAdOx1 nCoV-19 be administered at a four-to 12-week interval in people aged 18 years and older. This dosing regimen was shown in clinical trials to be safe and effective in preventing symptomatic COVID-19, with no severe cases and no hospitalisations more than 14 days after the second dose.
Our vaccine work is progressing quickly. To ensure you have the latest information or to find out more about the trial, please visit the Oxford COVID-19 vaccine web hub or visit the COVID-19 trial website.