Update of EU recommendations for 2021–2022 seasonal flu vaccine composition

28 June 2021 - EMA has issued an update of the EU recommendations for the influenza virus strains that vaccine ...

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Flu vaccine war: chemists accused of delivering weaker jab

27 April 2021 - A war has broken out between chemists and doctors, who say elderly Australians are being given an ...

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Seqirus ready to reinforce Canada's influenza pandemic preparedness plans

23 March 2021 - Health Canada's approval of Foclivia (an adjuvanted, egg-based A strain H5N1 pandemic influenza vaccine) meets key requirement ...

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Super flu vaccine gets the go-ahead

24 March 2021 - A new type of cell-based influenza vaccine is available this winter that promises to be significantly ...

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Influenza or the COVID vaccines Pfizer or AstraZeneca — which jab should Australians get first?

16 February 2021 - Australians are being advised to wait two weeks between getting the flu jab and COVID-19 vaccine ...

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CHMP recommends approval of Supemtek (quadrivalent recombinant influenza vaccine) for the prevention of influenza in adults aged 18 years and older

22 September 2020 - Positive opinion based on clinical data demonstrating safety and efficacy of Supemtek for adults aged 18 and ...

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TGA approves yet another flu vaccine

9 September 2020 - As its brand name suggests, Flucelvax Quad is a new quadrivalent influenza vaccine. ...

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First adjuvanted quadrivalent influenza vaccine by Seqirus receives EU approval

8 June 2020 - The European Commission has today given regulatory approval for the first adjuvanted quadrivalent influenza vaccine to become ...

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Record flu vaccines in 2020 to protect Australians

27 May 2020 - An additional two million flu vaccines will available from this week bringing the total number available in ...

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Influenza vaccines released for 2020 season

8 May 2020 - Six influenza vaccines are available in Australia in 2020. All of these vaccines are quadrivalent, which ...

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Influenza vaccinations for 2020

29 April 2020 - There will be 1.768 million doses of influenza vaccine available this flu season, a 30% (400,000 doses) ...

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Record 16.5 million flu vaccines to protect Australians

19 April 2020 - The Australian Government has secured three million additional doses of seasonal influenza vaccines to protect Australians from ...

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CSL boosting flu vaccine supply in coronavirus crisis

8 April 2020 - Australia’s biggest health company, CSL, is stepping up supplies of the latest flu vaccine after Health ...

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Flu vaccination more important than ever during the month of April

1 April 2020 - With the 2020 flu season not far away, all Australians — and especially those in vulnerable groups ...

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People over 65 to be given new flu shot for free

1 April 2020 - Amid the COVID-19 chaos, everyone is being urged to get the flu vaccine early this year.  ...

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