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AstraZeneca: won’t profit from COVID-19 vaccine in pandemic

Pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca has repeated its promise not to profit from a COVID-19 vaccine during the pandemic as it reported it was on track with late-stage trials for the treatment By DANICA KIRKA Associated Press July 30, 2020, 4:56 PM 2 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article LONDON — Pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca… Read More »

Even after FDA’s coronavirus vaccine guidance, the emergency path remains a mystery: GlobalData

In reviewing potential COVID-19 vaccines, FDA commissioner Stephen Hahn has pledged to “not cut corners” or allow politics to affect decisionmaking. But while the agency has laid out clear efficacy requirements for a full approval, the emergency use authorization pathway isn’t so clear, analytics firm GlobalData said. Even after the agency presented its COVID-19 vaccine guidance to… Read More »

How Drug Industry Is Countering Diminishing Vaccine Uptake

As lockdowns have kept people at home and out of medical facilities, infant vaccination rates have dropped. As you might expect, this is bad news for the drug industry, which is likely why they’ve started promoting baseless claims that childhood vaccinations might prevent COVID-19 deaths. Baseless Claims Seek to Bolster Vaccine Uptake There’s absolutely no… Read More »

Dr Miriam Stoppard: Vaccine hopes up and it’s vital we’re ready to roll it out

People keep asking me when I think a vaccine against ­coronavirus will be available. It’s the one breakthrough we’re waiting for to get life back to normal. It’s the magic word that puts us in control of the spread of Covid-19, giving us immunity and ensuring the R value would always be under 1. Then… Read More »