PBS and NIP cost recovery - annual indexation of fees

1 July 2018 - The recovery of fees associated with the evaluation and listing of medicines, vaccines and other products ...

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China's vaccine tourists drain Hong Kong's supply of cancer drug

14 June 2018 - Prices have spiked and clinics are turning away patients. ...

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FDA grants priority review to Merck’s supplemental biologics license application for Gardasil 9 in women and men ages 27 to 45 for the prevention of certain HPV-related cancers and diseases

13 June 2018 - Merck today announced that the U.S. FDA has accepted for review a new supplemental biologics license application ...

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Themis receives EMA PRIME designation for Chikungunya vaccine

11 June 2018 -Themis announced today that the EMA has granted PRIority MEdicines (PRIME) designation to its most advanced program ...

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GSK meets South Australian politicians to push meningococcal vaccine program

5 June 2018 - GSK’s head of global vaccines met South Australian officials yesterday in an attempt to win support ...

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Flu vaccine stocks to be boosted after early rush saps supplies across Australia

26 May 2018 - An extra 800,000 doses of the flu vaccine will be manufactured in response to increasing shortages ...

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Flu vaccine to be reserved for most vulnerable as supplies dry up

25 May 2018 - Victoria’s stocks of the flu vaccine are almost exhausted and remaining supplies will be reserved for ...

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Flu vaccine supply shortfall triggered by unprecedented demand

21 May 2018 - An unprecedented increase in the number of people wanting flu vaccinations has caused a shortage in ...

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FDA grants PaxVax fast track designation for its Chikungunya vaccine

4 May 2018 - There are no licensed vaccines for chikungunya prevention and no specific treatments. ...

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There's a nation-wide shortage of the HPV vaccine

2 May 2018 - There's a nation-wide shortage of the vaccine used to protect against people against papillomavirus. ...

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Update of EU recommendations for 2018/2019 seasonal flu vaccine composition

30 April 2018 - Update to recommendations issued in March 2018. ...

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Agenda for the July 2018 PBAC meeting (update)

30 April 2018 - The Department of Health has published a revised agenda for the July 2018 PBAC meeting on ...

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Agenda for the July 2018 PBAC meeting

27 April 2018 - The agenda for the July 2018 PBAC meeting is now available. ...

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Updated rules for clinical development of vaccines

26 April 2018 - EMA launches public consultation on revised guideline on clinical evaluation of vaccines. ...

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PHARMAC turns down DHB request for free flu vaccine for 'super spreader' kids

24 April 2018 - Health authorities are bracing for a potentially deadly flu season in New Zealand this winter after ...

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