NJ Spotlight News

Governor directs J&J vaccine to minority communities in NJ

Clip: 03/01/2021 | 3m 51s | Video has closed captioning.

Johnson & Johnson’s one-shot vaccine is 72% effective against moderate and severe disease in U.S. clinical trials, but 100% effective at preventing hospitalization and death. But Dr Shereef Elnahal says there’s pushback in minority neighborhoods over what’s perceived as J&J’s second-class vaccine getting relegated to Black and brown folks.

Aired: 03/01/21

Rating: NR

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