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Single Pfizer or AstraZeneca vaccine dose drastically reduces COVID-19 hospitalisations in over-80s

March 2, 2021
Manufacturing and Production AstraZeneca, COVID-19, COVID-19 vaccine, Pfizer, Vaccine

A single dose of the Oxford-AstraZeneca or the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine reduces UK hospitalisations in over-80s by 80%, a Public Health …


Dynavax’s hepatitis B vaccine gets EU approval

February 23, 2021
Manufacturing and Production EU, Vaccine, hepatitis B

The European Commission (EC) has granted marketing authorisation Dynavax Technologies Corporation’s HEPLISAV B vaccine for the active immunisation against hepatitis …

top 10’s top 10 news stories of the week

February 19, 2021
Medical Communications COVID-19, COVID-19 vaccine, Vaccine, pharma news, top 10, top news stories

In the last week, a number of COVID-19 new vaccine developments have been made. Pfizer and BioNTech’s vaccine has proven …

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GSK and Vir agree deal worth $645m for influenza and respiratory treatments

February 18, 2021
GSK, Vaccine, flu, influenze, vir

GSK and Vir Biotechnology have extended their collaboration in a deal that could be worth up to $645 million, in …

covid-19 virus’s weekly COVID-19 news round-up

February 17, 2021
Research and Development COVID-19, COVID-19 vaccine, Vaccine, World Health Organisation, covid-19 roundup

The past week has continued to see positive COVID-19 vaccine news; a WHO panel approved the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine for all …

J&J’s one-shot COVID-19 vaccine submitted to the EU

February 17, 2021
Research and Development COVID, COVID Vaccine, COVID-19, Johnson & Johnson, Vaccine

Johnson & Johnson has applied to the EMA for marketing authorisation of their one-shot COVID-19 vaccine in Europe.

North Korea accused of attempted Pfizer hack to steal COVID-19 vaccine data

February 16, 2021
Manufacturing and Production COVID, COVID Vaccine, COVID-19, North Korea, Pfizer, Pfizer vaccine, Vaccine

North Korea has tried to hack into Pfizer’s servers in order to ascertain its COVID-19 vaccine technology, according to a …

South Korea orders 46 million more Novavax and Pfizer COVID-19 vaccines

February 16, 2021
Manufacturing and Production COVID, COVID-19, Novavax, Pfizer, Vaccine, south korea

South Korea has arranged deals with Novavax and Pfizer-BioNTech to buy enough COVID-19 vaccines for 23 million more people.

Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine proven 94% effective in biggest study yet

February 15, 2021
Sales and Marketing COVID-19, Pfizer, Pfizer vaccine, Vaccine, coronavirus

The Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine has been proven to be 94% effective, according to the first major study to evaluate the …


COVID-19 vaccine data leaked online by hackers, EMA says

January 14, 2021
EMA, Pfizer, Vaccine, data

The EMA has confirmed that data relating to COVID-19 medicines and vaccines that was stolen by hackers in December have …

Trial of potential new COVID-19 treatment begins in UK

January 13, 2021
Research and Development COVID-19, Synairgen, Vaccine

A large-scale trial of a new COVID-19 treatment to prevent severe illness in coronavirus patients has begun in the UK. …


Switzerland approves Moderna’s COVID-19 vaccine

January 13, 2021
Research and Development COVID-19, Moderna, Vaccine

Moderna has announced that its COVID-19 vaccine has been authorised for use on those aged 18 or older in Switzerland. …


AstraZeneca seeks EU approval for COVID-19 vaccine

January 12, 2021
Manufacturing and Production AstraZeneca, COVID-19, Vaccine

AstraZeneca has applied for conditional marketing authorisation (CMA) from the EMA for its COVID-19 vaccine. CMA is used as the …


Seven mass vaccination sites open in England

January 11, 2021
Sales and Marketing COVID-19, UK, Vaccine

Seven mass vaccination centres have opened in England today as the government works to vaccinate as many people as possible …

Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine protects against variants, research shows

January 8, 2021
Medical Communications COVID-19, Pfizer, Vaccine

Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine is effective against the two fast-spreading variants of the virus that emerged in the UK and South …

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