The current formulation of the Moderna vaccine provides adequate protection against the Omicron variant. A study published in February 2022 shows how effective Moderna is against the original Wuhan strain and the SARS-CoV2 Omicron variant. This means the regular Moderna vaccine as a booster and the Omicron-specific Moderna shot offer nearly the same level of antibody levels against Omicron. The Moderna vs Omicron battle seems to be swinging Moderna’s way.
- A study published in February 2022 says current Moderna booster shots are effective against the Omicron variant of COVID-19.
- Both the regular booster shots with Moderna and the Omicron-specific vaccine offer nearly the same amount of antibody levels against Omicron.
- The battle of Moderna vs Omicron is swinging Moderna’s way.