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Pfizer vaccines against Covid-19 prepared for injection to patients as a third dose on September 15, 2021 in Ibiza, Spain.
Pfizer vaccines against Covid-19 prepared for injection to patients as a third dose on September 15, 2021 in Ibiza, Spain. Photo credit Zowy Voeten/Getty Images
By , KCBS Radio

A U.S. Food and Drug Administration advisory panel's rejection Friday of Pfizer's plan to offer a third dose of its COVID-19 vaccine to most Americans didn't surprise Dr. Peter Chin-Hong, Professor of Medicine at UCSF and an infectious disease expert.

The panel's near-unanimity did.

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"I was expecting dissent, but the fact that it overwhelmingly was the case that the scientists said there isn’t enough data was surprising to me," Dr. Chin-Hong said of th