coronavirus vaccine

ADB allocates $20 mln to help developing members access vaccines for coronavirus

The FINANCIAL -- The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has allocated $20.3 million in technical assistance to help its developing members access vaccines for the coronavirus…

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Moderna coronavirus vaccine shows 94.5 % efficacy in Phase 3 trial

The FINANCIAL -- Moderna, a biotechnology company pioneering messenger RNA (mRNA) therapeutics and vaccines to create a new generation of…

2 years ago

Janssen’s coronavirus vaccine trials begin across the UK involving 6,000 volunteers

The FINANCIAL -- Global pharmaceutical company Janssen will begin clinical trials of its potential vaccine in the UK from today…

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Medicago and GSK announce start of Phase 2/3 clinical trials of adjuvanted COVID-19 vaccine candidate

The FINANCIAL -- Medicago, a biopharmaceutical company headquartered in Quebec City, and GSK are pleased to announce the start of…

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2 in 3 Americans and 3 in 4 Britons are happy to receive coronavirus vaccine

The FINANCIAL -- After a vaccine presenting as 90% effective in stage three clinical trials was announced by Pfizer on…

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Pharmaceutical industries join to promise fair access to COVID-19 medicines and vaccines

The FINANCIAL -- On the occasion of the World Health Assembly, the world’s research-based and generic & biosimilar pharmaceutical industry bodies…

2 years ago

Pfizer and BioNTech coronavirus vaccine candidate found to be more than 90% effective

The FINANCIAL -- Pfizer Inc. and BioNTech SE (Nasdaq: BNTX) today announced their mRNA-based vaccine candidate, BNT162b2, against SARS-CoV-2 has…

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Tekada will import 50 mln doses of Moderna’s coronavirus vaccine candidate in Japan

The FINANCIAL -- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited announced that it will import and distribute 50 million doses of Moderna’s COVID-19…

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PMI announced Medicago to supply up to 76 mln doses of its plant-derived coronavirus vaccine candidate

The FINANCIAL -- Since 2008, Philip Morris Investments B.V. (PMIBV), a subsidiary of Philip Morris International (PMI) (NYSE: PM), has been a shareholder…

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World Bank approved $12 bln for coronavirus vaccines and tests

The FINANCIAL -- The World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors approved an envelope of $12 billion for developing countries to…

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Only 50% of Americans are ready to get covid vaccine

The FINANCIAL -- Americans' willingness to be vaccinated against the coronavirus has dropped 11 percentage points, falling to 50% in…

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EU gives green light to Johnson & Johnson to supply 200M doses of COVID-19 vaccine candidate

The FINANCIAL -- Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ) (the Company) today announced the European Commission (EC), acting on behalf of…

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Accenture vaccine management solution to help develop COVID-19 Immunization Programs

The FINANCIAL -- Accenture (NYSE: ACN announced a comprehensive vaccine management solution to help the government and healthcare organizations rapidly and effectively…

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New CDC data shows that more than 35% of people in 12 states are obese

The FINANCIAL -- New data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) show that adult obesity prevalence is…

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Oxford COVID-19 vaccine trial pauses after volunteer falls ill

The FINANCIAL -- The outcome of vaccine trials is being closely watched around the world. Pharmaceutical company AstaZeneca said Tuesday that…

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