European efforts to assess Russia’s Sputnik V vaccine stymied by data gaps

13 July 2021 - The developers of Russia’s Sputnik V coronavirus vaccine have repeatedly failed to provide data that regulators ...

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WHO and EMA to inspect Sputnik V manufacturing in May

22 April 2021 - Technical experts from the World Health Organization are due to start the next round of their ...

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EU has 'absolutely no need' of Russia's Sputnik V vaccine, commissioner says

21 March 2021 - The European Union does not need Russia's Sputnik V vaccine for Covid-19 and can achieve immunity ...

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Confusion over Russia's EU vaccine approval bid could be result of misdirected application

20 February 2021 - Russia’s submission of its Sputnik V vaccine for approval by the European Union’s medicines regulator appears ...

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Clarification on Sputnik V vaccine in the EU approval process

10 February 2021 - The EMA has to date not received an application for a rolling review or a marketing ...

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Russia looks to undercut rivals with cut-price COVID-19 vaccine

24 November 2020 - Phase 3 trials showed the jab was 91.4% effective in protecting people from COVID-19. ...

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US hoses down Russian vaccine, says it will have millions of doses ready year's end

12 August 2020 - US Health Secretary Alex Azar has criticised a COVID-19 vaccine being promoted by Russian President Vladimir ...

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Russia's approval of coronavirus vaccine greeted with some alarm

12 August 2020 - Russia has become the first country to approve a coronavirus vaccine for use in tens of ...

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Russia says search for a coronavirus treatment should not be a medical ‘arms race’

14 May 2020 - Russia’s sovereign wealth fund has been funding Russian development and production of the drug favipiravir, an anti-influenza ...

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First biosimilar of dornase alfa inhalation solution for CF approved in Russia, companies announce

19 September 2019 - A biosimilar of dornase alfa inhalation solution, with the same therapeutic activity as Pulmozyme, its reference ...

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Russia approves Spinraza to treat all SMA patients

29 August 2019 - Russia has become the first of the 15 former Soviet republics to approve Biogen’s Spinraza (nusinersen) ...

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