Biotechnology company Moderna has secured approval from the European Medicines Agency’s (EMA) committee for human medicines (CHMP) for a new Covid-19 vaccine manufacturing site in Monts, France.
14 Jun 2021
11 Jun 2021
Ocugen has announced plans to seek full approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for Covid-19 vaccine candidate, Covaxin.
08 Jun 2021
Biogen and Eisai have secured accelerated approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for Aduhelm (aducanumab-avwa) as the first and only new treatment for Alzheimer’s disease since 2003.
07 Jun 2021
The UK’s Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) has expanded the emergency use authorisation (EUA) for Pfizer and BioNTech’s Covid-19 mRNA vaccine called BNT162b2 to include use in children aged 12 to 15 years.
31 May 2021
Comirnaty is claimed to be the first Covid-19 vaccine to be authorised in the EU for use in adolescents.
24 May 2021
The Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare (MHLW) of Japan has granted emergency use authorization for Covid-19 vaccines developed by AstraZeneca and Moderna.
11 May 2021
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has expanded the emergency use authorisation (EUA) for Pfizer and BioNTech’s Covid-19 vaccine to include adolescents aged 12 to 15 years.
07 May 2021
The Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF) has announced that a single dose Covid-19 vaccine called Sputnik Light, obtained authorisation for use in the country.
05 May 2021
ViiV Healthcare has initiated a rolling submission of a new drug application (NDA) to the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for long-acting cabotegravir to prevent human immunodeficiency virus (HIV).
03 May 2021
World Health Organization (WHO) has granted emergency use listing (EUL) for Moderna's Covid-19 vaccine to prevent the infection in people aged 18 years and above.