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Early Results Show Moderna’s COVID-19 Vaccine is 95% Effective

Moderna shared early findings that show its experimental coronavirus vaccine was 94.5% effective at preventing COVID-19. In a study of 30,000 people, 95 developed symptomatic...

FDA Grants Emergency Use Authorization to Bamlanivimab for COVID-19

The FDA has granted emergency use authorization to bamlanivimab, an antibody treatment for COVID-19. “It’s a great day for science and medicine,” said Daniel Skovronsky,...

U.S. States, Hospitals Rush to Buy Vaccine Freezers

Following news of initial results showing that the vaccine developed by Pfizer and German partner BioNTech 22UAy.F was more than 90% effective, U.S. states,...

What Do COVID-19 Infections in Animals Mean for Humans?

Scientists and animal conservationists are investigating the vulnerability of animals to the coronavirus and the implications of infected animals passing the virus to humans. After...

CSL889 Receives Orphan Drug Designation for Sickle Cell Disease

The FDA and the European Commission have granted orphan drug designation to CSL889, a plasma-derived hemopexin therapy, for the treatment of sickle cell disease...

CDC Says Health Care Workers Will Receive First Doses of Coronavirus Vaccine

According to José Romero, MD, Chair of the CDC’s Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP), health care workers will receive the first doses of...

CRISPR Editing Can Make Unintended Changes to Human Embryos

While using CRISPR gene editing technology to repair a gene in human embryos that causes hereditary blindness, scientists at Columbia University found it made...

Is HHS Hiding COVID-19 Hospitalization Data?

The U.S. government has been gathering data on which hospitals in which communities are reaching capacity amid the coronavirus pandemic – without sharing this...

Cybercriminals Target U.S. Hospitals as Coronavirus Cases Increase

The FBI, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), and the Department of Homeland Security’s Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency have warned U.S....

Crizotinib Receives Priority Review for Pediatric ALCL

The FDA has granted priority review to a supplemental new drug application for crizotinib to treat pediatric patients with relapsed/refractory systemic anaplastic large cell...
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