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FDA approves Regeneron’s antibody Ebola treatment

October 15, 2020
Research and Development Ebola, ebola antibody., ebola treatment

The FDA has approved Regeneron’s antibody drug inmazeb for treating Ebola. The treatment works through targeting the glycoprotein on the …


European Commission announces approval for Janssen’s Ebola vaccine

July 2, 2020
Business Services EC, Ebola, Ebola Vaccines

Johnson & Johnson announced that the European Commission has granted Marketing Authorisation for its Janssen Ebola vaccine. Two Marketing Authorisation …


Chinese company starts mass producing Gilead coronavirus drug

February 12, 2020
Research and Development Ebola, Wuhan, Wuhan Coronavirus, china coronavirus

A drugmaker in China said it has started mass producing Gilead Sciences Ebola drug that has the potential to fight …


Patient successfully treated for coronavirus in the US

February 11, 2020
Manufacturing and Production Chinese Coronavirus, Coronavirus Wuhan, Ebola, Wuhan Coronavirus, coronavirus

Health officials in the US say they have successfully treated a man for coronavirus with an experimental drug. The Ebola …


FDA warns Purell not to claim sanitizers prevent Ebola

January 30, 2020
Business Services Ebola, Ebola africa, Ebola vaccine, hand sanitiser

The FDA has issued a warning letter to Purcell telling them to stop its misleading advertising of their sanitiser products. …


Chinese coronavirus set to be put on international health emergency list

January 22, 2020
Research and Development Ebola, Public Health Emergency, WHO, World Health Organisation, Wuhan, polio, swine flu

The World Health Organisation (WHO) is expected to trigger a Public Health Emergency over the Wuhan coronavirus outbreak, meaning it …

FDA approves Merck & Co’s Ebola vaccine

December 20, 2019
Medical Communications Ebola, Ebola Drug, Ebola West Africa, Ebola vaccine, Merck

The FDA has approved Merck & Co’s Ebola vaccine, Ervebo. This marks the first time they have approved a vaccine …


Johnson & Johnson to support Rwanda’s preparations against Ebola outbreak

December 9, 2019
Sales and Marketing Ebola, Ebola Guniea, Ebola virus

Johnson & Johnson will provide up to 200,000 Ebola vaccines to the Republic of Rwanda, through its pharmaceutical subsidiary Janssen. …


MSD secures EU approval for its Zaire Ebola vaccine Ervebo

November 12, 2019
Manufacturing and Production, Sales and Marketing Ebola, Ervebo, MSD, pharma

MSD has scored approval from the European Commission for Ervebo, the company’s Zaire Ebola vaccine, for the prevention of Ebola …


J&J to supply 500,000 Ebola vaccines to fight DR Congo outbreak

November 7, 2019
Manufacturing and Production, Research and Development, Sales and Marketing Ebola, Janssen, Johnson & Johnson, pharma

Johnson & Johnson has reached an agreement with the Government of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) to supply …


HHS to fund production of MSD’s Ebola vaccine V920

August 22, 2019
Manufacturing and Production Ebola, HHS, MSD, Vaccine, pharma

The US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has said it will fund the production of MSD’s investigational Ebola …


Ebola drugs prove 90% effective in clinical trial in DRC

August 13, 2019
Manufacturing and Production, Research and Development Congo, DRC, Ebola, clinical trials, infectious diseases, niaid, pharma

Health professionals in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) are now offering two experimental drugs to people infected with Ebola, …


DRC rules out trialling experimental Ebola vaccines

July 19, 2019
Medical Communications Congo, DRC, Ebola, Ebola vaccine, pharma

The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) has said it will stick with Merck’s rVSV-ZEBOV ebola vaccine, as it ruled out …


WHO declares global public health emergency over Ebola outbreak in Congo

July 18, 2019
Medical Communications DRC, Democratic Republic of Congo, Ebola, WHO, pharma

The World Health Organization (WHO) has said the Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) is a global …


WHO decide not to declare global emergency

June 17, 2019
Sales and Marketing Ebola, UN, WHO, global emergency, health, pharma

The WHO has decided not to declare the Ebola crisis in the Congo a global emergency. While the WHO said …

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