First patient in UK receives Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine

First patient in UK receives Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine
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  • calendar-gray 08 December 2020

A 90-year-old woman from Northern Ireland has become the first person in the world to receive the Pfizer/BioNTech Covid vaccine outside trial conditions - marking the start of the UK's mass vaccination programme, APA reports citing BBC.

Margaret Keenan, from Enniskillen, said she felt "so privileged" to receive the jab at University Hospital, Coventry.

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