Tag: Covid-19 vaccine


Moderna vaccine sales surpass expectations as company looks to fall boosters

May 5, 2022

Via: Healthcare Dive

Both Moderna and Pfizer maintained their financial forecasts for COVID-19 vaccine sales this year, estimating product revenue that between them totals more than $50 billion. Yet the trajectory of those sales has become harder for analysts to predict amid questions […]

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‘The Danger Is Still There’ ― As Omicron Lurks, Native Americans Are Wary of Boosters

March 31, 2022

Via: Kaiser Health News

When covid-19 vaccines first became available, Native Americans acted swiftly and with determination to get their shots — as though they had everything to lose. Covid hospitalization and death rates for American Indians and Alaska Natives had skyrocketed past those […]


FDA faces legal challenge over COVID-19 approval data, report says

December 14, 2021

Via: Fox News

A nonprofit group will get its day in court Tuesday when it argues that the Food and Drug Administration should release all documents tied to the approval of the Pfizer/BioNtech’s COVID-19 vaccine, which the plaintiffs claim could take decades to […]


Pfizer Asks FDA to OK COVID-19 Booster Shots for All Adults

November 10, 2021

Via: Time Health

Pfizer asked U.S. regulators Tuesday to allow boosters of its COVID-19 vaccine for anyone 18 or older, a step that comes amid concern about increased spread of the coronavirus with holiday travel and gatherings. Older Americans and other groups particularly […]


EU and Britain try to broker a vaccine supply deal as leaders discuss blockade

March 25, 2021


LONDON — The U.K. and European Union are trying to resolve a dispute over Covid-19 vaccine supplies, shortly after EU officials announced stricter rules on exports of shots produced in the bloc. The U.K. and the EU have been at […]

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LA hospital seeks vaccine trial participants among its own high-risk patients

August 26, 2020

Via: The Medical News

The patients at Dr. Eric Daar’s hospital are at high risk for serious illness from COVID-19, and he’s determined to make sure they’re part of the effort to fight the disease. He also hopes they can protect themselves in the […]

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Vaccine experts say Moderna didn’t produce data critical to assessing Covid-19 vaccine

May 19, 2020


Heavy hearts soared Monday with news that Moderna’s Covid-19 vaccine candidate — the frontrunner in the American market — seemed to be generating an immune response in Phase 1 trial subjects. The company’s stock valuation also surged, hitting $29 billion, […]

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Covid-19 vaccine under development but likely not ready for over a year

March 11, 2020


As cases of the novel coronavirus continue to soar around the globe with no cure yet available, efforts continue to develop a protective coronavirus vaccine. While unlikely to be completed within the coming months, and therefore unlikely to be helpful […]