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DHS supports CDC recommendation to expand eligibility for COVID-19 booster shots The Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS) supports the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) recommendation that certain populations who have increased risk of exposure to or transmission of COVID-19 receive a booster shot...

This study demonstrated a significantly higher humoral immunogenicity of the SARS-CoV-2 mRNA-1273 vaccine (Moderna) compared with the BNT162b2 vaccine (Pfizer-BioNTech), in infected as well as uninfected participants, and across age categories. The higher mRNA content in mRNA-1273 compared with BNT162b2 and the longer interval between...

University of Wisconsin Health will participate in a study of the effects of Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine in young children. UW Health's American Family Children's Hospital in Madison will be one of about 100 sites involved in the study. The project aims to enroll about 12,000 children under...

-- UW Health is the latest health system in the state to announce it will require employees to be vaccinated against COVID-19.  A release shows that 90 percent of UW Health staff are already vaccinated. Under the new policy, employees that are still unvaccinated must start...