Pfizer Moderna

Pfizer, Moderna launching clinical trials on vax-related heart problems 

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New York – After vaccinations, some people were found unconscious and were  diagnosed with myocarditis, an inflammation of the heart muscle, and pericarditis, an inflammation of the outer lining of the heart.  Moderna has already launched two trials, the recent one in September; Pfizer also at least one. The FDA wants drugmakers to conduct several studies assessing the potential long-term …

Novavax

FDA to review Novavax’s Covid-19 vaccine in June

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Los Angeles – Food and Drug Administration has announced that an advisory committee is set to meet June 7 to examine the benefits and risks of Novavax Inc’s experimental Covid-19 vaccine. Novavax’s protein-based vaccine has been authorized in several countries, including by the UK and the European Commission, but is still being reviewed by the FDA. The company’s stock has …

Pfizer and BioNTech

seeks US approval of COVID-19 vaccine for children under 5

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WASHINGTON (AFP) Pfizer and BioNTech said Tuesday they are seeking emergency authorisation from US health regulators for use of their COVID-19 vaccine for children aged over six months and under five years. If the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) authorises the two-shot regimen, it will become the first coronavirus vaccine available to this age group in the United States. In …