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MHRA confirms registration of Avacta’s lateral flow test

June 7, 2021
Sales and Marketing COVID-19, EU, MHRA, lateral flow test

Avacta has announced that the MHRA has confirmed registration of the AffiDX SARS-CoV-2 antigen lateral flow test, which allows the …


Vaccine patch outperforms needle-and-syringe jabs in pre-clinical study

June 3, 2021
COVID-19, Vaccine, technology

Vaxxas, an Australian clinical-stage biotechnology company, has announced positive results from pre-clinical trials into its novel high-density microarray patch (HD-MAP) …


Moderna submits BLA with FDA for COVID vaccine

June 2, 2021
Research and Development COVID-19, EU, FDA, Lonza, Moderna, production

Moderna has initiated the rolling submission process with the FDA for a Biologics License Application (BLA) for the licensure of …

First COVID-fighting herbal supplement launched

May 27, 2021
COVID-19, herbal supplement

The first herbal supplement shown in clinical trials to prevent COVID-19 symptoms from deteriorating has been launched by Swiss Pharmacan …


Japan approves Moderna & AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccines

May 21, 2021
Medical Communications COVID-19, Japan, Vaccine

A Japanese government panel has approved Moderna and AstraZeneca’s COVID-19 vaccines for use in adults, bringing the total number of …

World’s first COVID-19 vaccine booster study launches in UK

May 20, 2021
COVID-19, UK government, booster vaccine, clinical trial, vaccines

The UK government has announced that thousands of volunteers will receive a booster COVID-19 vaccine in a new clinical trial, …

Oxford University to collaborate with Oracle on COVID variant research

May 17, 2021
Sales and Marketing AI, COVID-19, Oxford, variants

In response to emerging variants of COVID-19, Oxford University and Oracle have created a Global Pathogen Analysis System (GPAS), combining …

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Delayed Pfizer vaccine dose gives 3.5 times more immunity, study shows

May 14, 2021
Medical Communications COVID-19, COVID-19 vaccine, Pfizer vaccine, pfizer-biontech vaccine, pharma, pharma news

The Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine is around three and a half times more effective when dosed 12 weeks apart, a Birmingham …

covid_cell_1_20’s weekly COVID-19 news round-up

May 12, 2021
Research and Development COVID-19

The past week has seen India’s highest number of COVID-19 deaths, with 4,205 fatalities in a single day. There has …

India report record number of COVID deaths as bodies drift down Ganges

May 12, 2021
Research and Development COVID-19, India, Indian COVID crisis, covid 19 news, covid-19 news, pharma, pharma news

India yesterday reported the country’s highest COVID-19 death total for a single day, with 4,205 fatalities officially confirmed.


FDA authorizes use of Pfizer vaccine for children aged 12-15

May 11, 2021
Manufacturing and Production COVID-19, FDA, Pfizer, Vaccine

The FDA announced it has expanded the emergency use of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine in children aged 12-15 yesterday.It was determined …

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EMA begin review of GSK & Vir COVID-19 treatment

May 10, 2021
Sales and Marketing COVID-19, EMA, GSK, covid-19 treatment, pharma, pharma news, vir

The EMA has begun a rolling review of GSK and Vir’s sotrovimab treatment for COVID-19, which will continue until there …


Biomarker linked to male hair loss found to determine COVID-19 severity

May 7, 2021
Medical Communications COVID-19, hair loss

Findings presented at the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology (EADV) Spring Symposium suggest that men with genetic characteristics (phenotypes) …

Canada first country to authorise Pfizer vaccine in children aged 12-15

May 6, 2021
COVID-19, Canada, Pfizer, Vaccine

Canada has become the first country to authorise the use of Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine for children aged between 12 and …

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COVID-19: Moderna booster shots appear to increase immunity

May 6, 2021
COVID-19, COVID-19 vaccine, Moderna, covid news, pharma, pharma news

Moderna’s mRNA booster jabs for people already vaccinated against COVID-19 have shown positive initial data in a Phase II study …

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