10 lakh more Moderna doses suspended in Japan after black substance found

Ten lakh more doses of Moderna COVID-19 vaccine have been temporarily suspended in Japan over contamination of vials.

A tiny black substance was found in a Moderna vaccine vial in Gunma, while in Okinawa, black substances were spotted in syringes and a vial, and pink material was found in a different syringe.

Earlier, 16 lakh doses were suspended in Japan.