How the Coronavirus Vaccine Works with Dr. Henning Ansorg

text by KCSB External News Director

12 January, 2021

KCSB News and Sports · How the Coronavirus Vaccine Works with Dr. Henning Ansorg

As Santa Barbara County reported the highest number of coronavirus cases since the pandemic began on Monday, at 360 cases, the first batch of coronavirus vaccines have arrived in the county. The county is expected to receive 13,425 doses of the vaccine this month, with 3,900 doses developed by Pfizer/BioNTech having arrived this week. Shipments of another vaccine developed by Moderna are expected the week of December 21. To learn more about how the vaccine works and how it will be distributed in Santa Barbara County, KCSB’s Ashley Rusch spoke with Santa Barbara Public Health Officer Dr. Henning Ansorg.