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What Pro-Lifers Should Know About The Pfizer, Moderna And Oxford COVID-19 Vaccines

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Pharmaceutical companies in recent days announced promising trial results of three separate vaccines, boosting hopes that the worldwide pandemic could be months away from an end. Pfizer/BioNTech, Moderna/National Institutes of Health, and Astrazeneca/University of Oxford each released results from their phase 3 trials showing the vaccines to be at least 90 percent effective in preventing Covid-19.  But from a pro-life perspective, the three vaccines were not created equal. The pro-life Charlotte Lozier Institute lists the Pfizer and Moderna vaccines as “ethically uncontroversial,” yet it lists the Astrazeneca/Oxford vaccine as “unethical” because of its use of a fetal cell line, derived from an abortion, in the design, development and production of the vaccine. The Lozier Institute is the research and education institute of the pro-life Susan B. Anthony List. Representatives of the National Catholic Bioethics Center reached a similar conclusion, as did the U.S. Conference of… (READ MORE)

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