TGA adopts Access Consortium guidance for fast-tracking authorisations of modified COVID-19 vaccines for variant

5 March 2021 - TGA has adopted guidance developed by the Access Consortium - a coalition of regulatory authorities from ...

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Modified COVID-19 vaccines for variants to be fast-tracked, says MHRA and other regulators

4 March 2021 - Future vaccine modifications that respond to new variants of coronavirus to be made available quickly to UK recipients, without compromising on safety, ...

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AstraZeneca CEO Pascal Soriot says ­vaccine is 100 per cent effective

5 March 2021 - The global head of AstraZeneca has declared the company’s ­vaccine is 100 per cent effective against ...

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Italy, EU refuse AstraZeneca request to ship 250,000 doses of vaccine to Australia

5 March 2021 - Italy and the European Union have blocked a shipment of the Oxford-AstraZeneca coronavirus vaccine destined for Australia ...

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EMA starts rolling review of the Sputnik V COVID-19 vaccine

4 March 2021 - EMA’s CHMP has started a rolling review of Sputnik V (Gam-COVID-Vac), a COVID-19 vaccine developed by Russia’s ...

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CSL warns AstraZeneca booster shots not available until end of year

2 March 2021 - Australia’s COVID-19 vaccine maker CSL says it is open to making booster shots for AstraZeneca for ...

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EMA and Health Canada publish clinical data used to support their authorisations of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine

2 March 2021 - Openness and transparency are key to building confidence in COVID-19 vaccines. Today, EMA and Health Canada ...

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FDA allows more flexible storage, transportation conditions for Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine

25 February 2021 - Update Provides Alternative Temperature for Transportation and Temporary Storage for Frozen Vials Before Dilution. ...

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Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine authorised by U.S. FDA for emergency use - first single shot vaccine in fight against global pandemic

27 February 2021 - Johnson & Johnson today announced that the U.S. FDA has issued emergency use authorisation for its single-dose ...

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Health Canada approves AstraZeneca's COVID-19 vaccine

26 February 2021 - Canada's regulator estimates vaccine's efficacy at 62.1 per cent. ...

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The first doses of the Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID vaccine have arrived. What happens next?

28 February 2021 - Australia has doubled its coronavirus vaccine stocks after hundreds of thousands of doses of the Oxford-AstraZeneca ...

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FDA issues emergency use authorisation for third COVID-19 vaccine

27 February 2021 - Action advances fight against COVID-19, follows comprehensive evaluation of available safety, effectiveness and manufacturing quality information by ...

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Adapting COVID-19 vaccines to SARS-CoV-2 variants: guidance for vaccine manufacturers

25 February 2021 - EMA has issued guidance outlining the requirements for manufacturers planning to modify their COVID-19 vaccines in ...

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International cooperation to align approaches for regulation of COVID-19 vaccines and medicines

25 February 2021 - Regulators around the globe are committed to aligning their regulatory requirements and addressing knowledge gaps to facilitate ...

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The common medicines hit with shortages as COVID supply issues worsen

24 February 2021 - Australians are being forced to take desperate measures to track down prescription medications they need as ...

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