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    Novavax announced on Monday that its COVID-19 vaccine was found to be over 90% effective overall, and offered 100% protection against moderate and severe disease in a Phase 3 clinical trial. The company said it intends to file for FDA authorization in the third quarter.  "Today, Novavax is one step closer to addressing the critical and persistent global public health...
    Biogen Do the benefits of approving a drug before confirming it works outweigh the potential costs? The Food and Drug Administration set off a firestorm of debate when it approved a new drug, aducanumab, for Alzheimer’s disease via an accelerated approval pathway. This decision ignored the recommendation of the FDA’s external advisory panel to reject the drug. The...
    STONY BROOK, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — Children are now taking part in COVID-19 vaccine clinical trials at Stony Brook Children’s Hospital on Long Island. Kids ages 6 months to 11 years old are part of the Pfizer vaccine study. There are 100 clinical sites worldwide. COVID VACCINE New York State book online here or call 1-833-NYS-4-VAX New York City book...
    Pfizer said it has selected lower dosages of its COVID-19 vaccine for Phase 2/3 portions of its clinical trial involving kids younger than 11 than the volume given to shot recipients ages 12 and older. For children ages 5-11 the vaccine will be given at a 10 microgram (ug) dose level, while those younger than 5 down to 6 months...
    The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has started clinical trials looking at the effects of mixing different COVID-19 vaccines. Currently, vaccine manufacturers are in the process of developing booster shots to protect against more contagious and infectious variants.  Adults will be enrolled who are fully vaccinated with one of the three vaccines approved for emergency use in the U.S.: Pfizer-BioNTech,...
    A Florida woman was indicted Tuesday for falsifying clinical trial data of a potential children’s asthma medication pending approval by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). 34-year-old Jessica Palacio of Miami allegedly committed the crime while working as a study coordinator at a clinical trial firm in Miami called Unlimited Medical Research, according to a press release from the U.S....
    By Elizabeth Cohen and John Bonifield | CNN When Alexandra Leighton set out to get her Covid-19 vaccine, she found herself pleasantly surprised. Leighton, who produces television commercials, found she could get any of the three Covid-19 vaccines — Pfizer, Moderna or Johnson & Johnson — within a reasonable drive from her Miami home. “At the beginning it was horrible...
    (CNN)When Alexandra Leighton set out to get her Covid-19 vaccine, she found herself pleasantly surprised. Leighton, who produces television commercials, found she could get any of the three Covid-19 vaccines -- Pfizer, Moderna or Johnson & Johnson -- within a reasonable drive from her Miami home. "At the beginning it was horrible -- you wanted to get vaccinated, but they...
    Both Pfizer and Moderna - two of the three COVID-19 vaccines approved for distribution in the US - have seen promising results in combating variants of the virus in recent studies. This week, both pharmaceutical companies released results of clinical trials that show the vaccines are effective in combating COVID-19 variants, including the prominent strains from South Africa and Brazil....
    NEW BRUNSWICK, New Jersey (WABC) -- A university in the Tri-State area has been selected as a clinical trial site for the global Pfizer-BioNTech COVID vaccine study in children.Rutgers University, the only New Jersey site for the vaccine trial, will enroll as many as 200 kids ages 6 months to 11 years old in the study.Rutgers will enroll 100 children...
    (CBS DETROIT) — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is preparing to authorize Pfizer Inc and BioNTech SE’s COVID-19 vaccine for adolescents aged between 12 and 15 years by early next week, the New York Times reported on Monday, May 3, citing federal officials familiar with the agency’s plans. The companies earlier this month applied to the FDA for potential...
    GAITHERSBURG, Md. (WJZ) — Novavax will expand its phase 3 clinical trial of its covid-19 vaccine candidate to children ages 12 to 17. The Gaithersburg, Maryland-based company will access the efficacy, safety and immunogenicity of its vaccine candidate, NVX-CoV2373, in 3,000 youth across 75 sites in the U.S. READ MORE: Baltimore County Police Search For Missing 62-Year-Old Man Suffering From...
    CHICAGO (WLS) -- The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society is launching and COVID-19 vaccine clinical trial to study the effect of the shots on people with blood cancers.The group said through previous reports, they have found blood cancer patients have poorer outcomes from COVID infection, and so far many COVID vaccine trials have not included blood cancer patients. That means it's...
    The U.S. Army has launched clinical testing for its 'next-generation' COVID-19 vaccine that's designed to protect against the pandemic virus, its variants and other coronaviruses.  In early tests, the shot appears to prompt high levels of antibodies that should block the older 'wild-type' coronavirus, three major variants and even SARS-CoV-1, the similar pathogen that triggered the SARS epidemic in 2002. ...
    The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has launched a clinical trial to better understand allergic reactions related to the Moderna and Pfizer- BioNTech COVID-19 vaccines. The trial, which will involve 3,400 adults, 60% of whom have a history of severe allergic reactions or a diagnosis of mast cell disorder, will also consider the biological mechanism behind the reactions to see...
    MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Pfizer confirmed this week that an ongoing Phase 3 clinical trial of its coronavirus vaccine remains highly effective for at least six months after the second dose. Many interpreted this to mean the vaccine protection only lasts for six months and that is not the case. READ MORE: Gov. Ron DeSantis Signs Order That Blocks COVID-19...
    (CNN)There are three Covid-19 vaccines authorized by the US Food and Drug Administration, and they all required that each vaccine manufacturer conduct clinical trials with tens of thousands of volunteers to ensure that the vaccines are safe and effective. CNN Medical Analyst Dr. Leana Wen participated in a clinical trial for the Johnson & Johnson vaccine, and she found out...
    In the early stages of the coronavirus pandemic, a year ago now, a clinical study called Recovery (Random Evaluation of Covid-19 Therapy o Random evaluation of therapies for Covid-19) consisted of testing drugs that already existed in patients infected with the coronavirus and studying whether they had an effect on the disease. This study served to save hundreds of...
    AstraZeneca released updated data on its COVID-19 vaccine, saying a more recent analysis shows the vaccine is 76 percent effective against symptomatic COVID-19. It’s a slight drop from the 79 percent the company touted in an announcement earlier this week. That number was based on outdated data, US health officials said in an unusual public statement rebuking the company. ...
    REGEnLIFE, hosted at the BIC in Montpellier, specializes in the research and development of innovative technologies in photo-medicine for the prevention and treatment of neurodegenerative diseases, in particular Alzeihmer’s disease. She is working on the development of a non-invasive photo-medical technology targeting the brain and the intestine. The principle: the emission of combined infrared waves at the level of...
    Pfizer Inc has launched early-stage human trials of an experimental oral drug that could be prescribed to patients at the first sign of infection with COVID-19. The drugmaker, which developed the first authorized COVID-19 vaccine in the U.S. with Germany's BioNTech SE, said the antiviral candidate showed 'potent' activity against the virus in lab studies. Pfizer's candidate, which is called...
    New York : Pfizer vaccine dose at an immunization center in Seoul, South Korea. Photo: Jung Yeon-Je – Pool / . NEW YORK – The American pharmaceutical company Pfizer, manufacturer of one of the licensed vaccines against COVID-19, announced on Tuesday that it has started a clinical trial in the United States to verify the...
    March 23, 2021 12:23 PM | With information from EFE 15 minutes. The Anglo-Swedish pharmaceutical, AstraZeneca, said Tuesday that it will release the data from the “primary analysis” of its clinical trial on the COVID-19 vaccine in the United States (USA) within 48 hours, after acknowledging that the figures released on Monday were earlier. to February 17. In a statement,...
    A person walks past the Pfizer building in New York City, March 2, 2021.Carlo Allegri | Reuters Pfizer said Tuesday it has begun an early stage clinical trial of an experimental oral antiviral drug for Covid-19. The New York-based company said the phase one trial of the drug – called PF-07321332 – is being conducted in the United States. The...
    In a highly unusual statement issued early this morning, United States health officials said that the data released by AstraZeneca on its COVID-19 vaccine may include “outdated information.” The announcement, which came from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), comes less than a day after the pharmaceutical company said its vaccine was highly effective in the US...
    Pangea Oncology moves higher in the stock market and this Monday marks new milestones in the Spanish alternative stock market. The medical services company focused on precision oncology, personalized medicine based on people’s genetics and whose objective is to improve the survival and quality of life of cancer patients adds to its titles 13.75% this 2021. OPVs for...
    Joe Raedle/Getty Images. AstraZeneca’s vaccine was found 79% effective in preventing Covid-19 in a clinical trial in the United States, a number that defied expectations and prompted the company to announce it will apply for emergency authorization from the Food and Drug Administration. The trial found that the vaccine, which was developed with the University of Oxford, was 100% effective...
    HAVANA (Reuters) - Cuba announced on Sunday it would vaccinate 150,000 frontline workers as part of the final phase of a clinical trial of the country's leading COVID-19 vaccine candidate amid a surge in cases. The shots using the Soberana 2 vaccine will start Monday and target medical and other personnel at high risk, the authorities said. “Cuba could immunize...
    MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The University of Minnesota Medical School is studying whether a common diabetes drug could help treat COVID-19. Researchers are in the process of recruiting volunteers for the clinical trial involving Metformin. The drug is FDA approved to treat Type 2 diabetes. READ MORE: Minnesota Officials Link British COVID Variant To Recent Rise In Cases As COVID-19 vaccines...
    Chinese health regulators approved a new coronavirus vaccine candidate for emergency use in China on Monday without releasing clinical trial data on its efficacy rate or safety. The head of the Chinese Center for Disease Control, Gao Fu, “led the development of a protein subunit vaccine that was approved by regulators last week for emergency use,” the Chinese Academy of Sciences’...
    Moderna on Monday announced that it began administering its next generation COVID-19 vaccine candidate in a Phase 1 study. The new candidate, mRNA-1283, can be stored in a refrigerator which could potentially ease storage and shipping hurdles. "We are pleased to begin this Phase 1 study of our next generation COVID-19 vaccine candidate, mRNA-1283," Stephane Bancel, Moderna CEO, said in...
    The results of the clinical trial of AELIX Therapeutics HTI HIV therapeutic vaccine have shown that this drug elicits an immune response that improves virus control when antiretroviral treatment is withdrawn. These data position HTI as one of the most promising investigational therapeutic vaccines, as reported by “IrsiCaixa” in a statement, since, in combination with other drugs, it could help...
    An unsealed indictment alleges that a medical staff falsified clinical trial data and fabricated lab results, according to the Department of Justice (DOJ). Dr. Martin Valdes, 64, of Coral Gables, Florida, and additional medical staff were charged with conspiracy to commit mail and wire fraud, along with money laundering and lying to FDA inspectors, according to a DOJ statement. (RELATED:...
    NEW HYDE PARK, Long Island (WABC) -- The theme of this year's International Women's Day is "Women with Stories of Courage," which is a perfect description for 74-year-old Anita Wolf, of Lake Grove.On February 8, the mother, grandmother, and retired officer worker became the first patient on the East Coast to participate in the Pressurized Intraperitoneal Aerosol Chemotherapy (PIPAC) clinical...
    A healthcare worker reacts as she receives a dose of COVISHIELD, a COVID-19 vaccine manufactured by Serum Institute of India, during one of the world's largest COVID-19 vaccination campaigns, in India on January 16, 2021. Danish Siddiqui/Reuters A white van drove through the slums of Bhopal in central India advertising a COVID-19 vaccine. The van reportedly said that...
    Bhopal, India (CNN)The white van arrived in slum areas of Bhopal, a city in central India, blasting a message over the speaker system that seemed too good to refuse: "Come and take the coronavirus vaccine and get 750 rupees ($10)." Locals who recalled hearing it back in December said they scrambled to take up the offer -- 750 rupees was...
    (Bloomberg) – The covid-19 vaccine from Pfizer Inc. and BioNTech SE showed overwhelming efficacy against the virus in a study that followed about 1.2 million people in Israel, results that according to public health experts show that immunizations could end the pandemic. Two doses of the vaccine prevented 94% of COVID-19 cases in 596,618 people vaccinated between December 20 and...
    Phase 1b trial demonstrates that the company’s lead precision medicine asset is safe and well tolerated RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C., Feb. 24, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Locus Biosciences, a clinical-stage biotechnology company, announced today the completion of its Phase 1b clinical trial of LBP-EC01, a CRISPR-Cas3-enhanced bacteriophage (crPhage™) precision medicine product targeting Escherichia coli (E. coli) bacteria causing urinary tract...
    (Reuters) - Britain's GlaxoSmithKline and France's Sanofi on Monday said they had started a new clinical trial of their protein-based COVID-19 vaccine candidate and aim to reach the final testing stage in the second quarter. The move comes after the drugmakers in December said their vaccine would be delayed after clinical trials showed an insufficient immune response in older people....
    The British government will participate in the funding of this clinical study, a world first, to the tune of 33.6 million pounds (38.6 million euros). Agreement from the authorities responsible for verifying ethics Doctors are in charge of constantly monitoring the volunteers and the effects of the injections on their bodies. Around 90 people at most between the...
    On February 16, the young Lyon biotech Novadiscovery announced, in almost general silence, that it had raised 2.5 million euros from “Big Pharma” Sanofi, a “series A2” financing (optimization phase) which will help advance JINKO, its clinical trial simulation platform to predict drug efficacy and optimize clinical trial development. A little over a year ago, on January 9, 2020,...
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    NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — As more people begin to qualify for the COVID-19 vaccines, there is one group that is excluded from getting vaccinated — children. That may be changing, however, as a clinical trial with children is getting underway in Britain, CBS2’s Dr. Max Gomez reported Wednesday. RELATED: Mayo Clinic Study: Many Common Childhood And Adult Vaccines May Offer...
    The New York Times Regulating social media makes economic sense The business model of platforms such as Facebook and Twitter threatens society and requires restructuring, says an economist. Social media platforms such as Facebook, YouTube, and Twitter generate revenue by using detailed behavioral information to direct ads to each user. It sounds pretty simple. But this bland depiction of its...
    HEALTHY young Brits will be paid up to £4,500 to be deliberately infected with coronavirus in a new trial. The groundbreaking human study will then pave the way to test out vaccines and probe the effect of variants on people. ???? Read our coronavirus live blog for the latest news & updates 3Volunteers will be deliberately infected with Covid to...
    Both Pfizer Inc and Moderna Inc say they expect to have data on how well their coronavirus vaccines work in teenagers later this year. Currently, immunizations against COVID-19 are only recommended in Americans aged 16 and up for Pfizer and ages 18 and up for Moderna.   However, Pfizer says it has completed enrollment of 2,259 participants in its study of...
    The Ministry of Health has remained this Wednesday in the decision that the AstraZeneca vaccine for now should not be given to people over 55 years, although he has left the open door to raise the age if recommended by the clinical trials that the company is conducting in the United States to determine whether the British vaccine is effective...
    CAMDEN, N.J. (CBS/CNN) — Johnson & Johnson officially asked the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for an emergency use authorization of its COVID-19 vaccine Thursday, taking forward the possibility of a third coronavirus vaccine for the American market. To help get the vaccine to this point, Rutgers was used as the second-largest Phase 3 clinical research trial site. The site,...
    Busch Beer set to give one lucky fan a NASCAR dream job 7 Worst Things You Can Do When You’re Grocery Shopping Novavax’s Covid Vaccine Begins Rolling Review Process in U.S. (Bloomberg) -- Regulators in the U.S. have begun to review certain data required for clearance of Novavax Inc.’s Covid-19 vaccine while final-phase clinical trials are still underway, the...
    AURORA, Colo. (CBS4)– Data from studies done in the United Kingdom show the COVID-19 vaccine made by Novavax is roughly 90% effective. That’s great news as the Phase 3 clinical trial of that vaccine in the United States is underway. (credit: CBS) CBS4 Health Specialist Kathy Wash is a volunteer in the U.S. study. She received her second shot on...