Japan suspends distribution of Moderna vaccine

Japan suspends distribution of Moderna vaccine after vial discovered to be contaminated with black particles of STAINLESS STEEL Japanese health officials restricted distribution of Moderna’s COVID-19 vaccine after a pharmacist reported ‘black particles’ in one vial The particles have since been identified as stainless steel, likely added during a manufacturing…

Japan virus cases surge over 10,000 with hospitals stretched

Japanese medics are warning more must be done to prevent the coronavirus from overwhelming the country’s healthcare system as confirmed cases passed 10,000, despite a nationwide state of emergency. Experts have been alarmed by a recent spike in COVID-19 infections, with hundreds detected daily. Japan’s outbreak remains less severe than…