Update

U.S. recommends ‘pause’ for J&J vaccine; Memphis to offer Pfizer in its place

By , Special to the Daily Memphian; , Daily Memphian Updated: April 13, 2021 2:01 PM CT | Published: April 13, 2021 6:48 AM CT

The CDC and FDA are investigating clots in six women in the days after receiving the J & J vaccine, in combination with reduced platelet counts. More than 6.8 million J & J doses have been administered in the U.S.

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Jane Roberts

Jane Roberts

Longtime journalist Jane Roberts is a Minnesotan by birth and a Memphian by choice. She's lived and reported in the city more than two decades. She covers healthcare and higher education for The Daily Memphian.

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