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Saturday, February 27, 2021

Pharmaceutical Industry

    FDA Considers Recommending Johnson and Johnson COVID-19 Vaccine

    The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) will hold a meeting on Friday to decide whether they will recommend Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 vaccine...

    Syria Approves Russian Sputnik V COVID-19 Vaccine

    Syria has authorized the use of the Sputnik V COVID-19 vaccine developed by Russia, the Syrian Embassy in Moscow announced on Feb. 22. "The Syrian...

    Argentina Issues Emergency Use Authorization for Chinese Sinopharm Vaccine

    Argentina has officially approved the emergency use of COVID-19 vaccine developed by Chinese pharmaceutical company Sinopharm. Argentina's medicine regulator The National Administration of Drugs, Food,...

    Russia Approves CoviVac for Domestic Use

    Russian government officials approved the use of the CoviVac vaccine for domestic use as of Saturday, with large scale clinical trials set to begin...

    Israeli Study: Pfizer COVID Vaccine 85% Effective After One Injection

    An Israeli study has confirmed that the first dose of Pfizer’s coronavirus vaccine is 85 percent effective, raising the possibility of delaying the second...

    Pfizer and BioNtech Testing COVID Vaccine in 4000 Pregnant Volunteers

    Pharmaceutical companies Pfizer and BioNTech have started an international study which will seek to test the effectiveness of their COVID-19 vaccine in pregnant women. The...

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