Moderna seeks vaccine approval for adolescents

11 June 2021 - US-based biotech company Moderna is applying for the use of its COVID-19 vaccine for adolescents aged 12 ...

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Sanofi provides update on Aubagio (teriflunomide) submission for children and adolescents with relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis in the U.S

11 June 2021 - The U.S. FDA has issued a complete response letter regarding the supplemental new drug application for ...

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Moderna files for emergency use authorisation for its COVID-19 vaccine in adolescents in the United States

10 June 2021 - Submission based on Phase 2/3 trial of mRNA-1273 in adolescents ages 12 to less than 18 ...

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U.S. FDA approves new formulation of Epclusa, expanding paediatric indication to treat children ages 3 and older with chronic hepatitis C

10 June 2021 - Gilead Sciences announced today that the U.S. FDA has approved an expansion of the pediatric indication of ...

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Australia tipped to approve Pfizer vaccine for children this year

9 June 2021 - Infectious diseases paediatricians and vaccine experts anticipate the Pfizer shot could be approved for use in ...

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Vertex announces U.S. FDA approval for Trikafta (elexacaftor/tezacaftor/ivacaftor and ivacaftor) in children with cystic fibrosis ages 6 through 11 with certain mutations

9 June 2021 - With this approval approximately 1,500 children with one minimal function mutation and one F508del mutation have a ...

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Moderna files for authorisation with Health Canada for its COVID-19 vaccine in adolescents

7 June 2021 - Submission based on Phase 2/3 study of mRNA-1273 in adolescents ages 12 to less than 18 ...

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Moderna files for conditional marketing approval for its COVID-19 vaccine in adolescents in the European Union

7 June 2021 - Submission based on Phase 2/3 study of mRNA-1273 in adolescents ages 12 to less than 18 ...

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MHRA authorises Pfizer/BioNTech’s COVID-19 vaccine for 12 to 15 year-olds

7 June 2021 - The UK MHRA has extended the authorisation of Pfizer/BioNTech’s COVID-19 vaccine for use in children aged ...

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TGA investigating Pfizer jabs for children over 12

7 June 2021 - Australia’s medical regulator is considering allowing children over the age of 12 to be vaccinated with ...

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'We're not just all about the money' — PHARMAC defends why it still won't fund drug for rare children's disorder

3 June 2021 - Under-fire PHARMAC is defending the way it funds New Zealand's drugs, with the agency's director of operations, ...

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Novartis Cosentyx receives FDA approval for treatment of children and adolescents with moderate to severe plaque psoriasis

1 June 2021 - The safety profile of Cosentyx in paediatric patients with plaque psoriasis was demonstrated in two Phase ...

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First COVID-19 vaccine approved for children aged 12 to 15 in EU

28 May 2021 - EMA’s CHMP has recommended granting an extension of indication for the COVID-19 vaccine Comirnaty to include use ...

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Colchester baby's parents feel 'abandoned' over £1.7 million drug

25 May 2021 - A baby with a fatal genetic condition has been "abandoned" in a "race against time" for ...

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Jacinda Ardern listening to calls for PHARMAC to fund 13 year old's life-changing drugs, but nothing she can do

25 May 2021 - Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern says she's listening to calls for life-changing drugs to be made more ...

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