Moderna has announced a set of additional investments to allow it to increase global supply of its COVID-19 vaccine. ‘We believe there will continue to be significant need for our vaccine into 2022 and 2023’, says the company.
Sterling Pharma Solutions, a global contract development and manufacturing organization (CDMO), has acquired ADC Biotechnology (ADC Bio), a UK based company specializing in antibody-drug conjugates (ADCs).
Pfizer and BioNTech’s COVID-19 vaccine demonstrated 100% efficacy and robust antibody responses in adolescents aged 12-15 years old, according to results from a Phase 3 trial released this week. “We plan to submit these data to the FDA as a proposed amendment...
Pfizer and BioNTech expect to expand COVID-19 vaccine manufacturing capacity to up to 2.5 billion doses by the end of 2021, thanks to the optimization of production processes and the recent initiation of production in Marburg, Germany.
The EU has approved new storage conditions for Pfizer/BioNTech’s vaccine: allowing the ultra-cold storage vaccine to now be kept at standard pharmaceutical freezer temperatures for a total of two weeks.
The European Medicines Agency (EMA) has approved BioNTech’s Marburg site for COVID-19 vaccine production; which will become one of the largest mRNA vaccine manufacturing sites in Europe and the world. Elsewhere, additional sites are also set to produce...
US biotech, Moderna, reports today that the first participants have been dosed in its Phase 2/3 clinical trial investigating the efficacy of its COVID-19 vaccine in children ages 6 months to less than 12 years.