• Researchers develop a mathematical means of assessing COVID-19 tests' false-negative rate

    9 days ago - By News Medical

    Even with more than 1.5 million Americans receiving a COVID vaccine each day, officials estimate it will take many more months before enough people are protected from the deadly virus.
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  • FDA: COVID Vaccines Must Work Against Old and New Strains

    FDA: COVID Vaccines Must Work Against Old and New Strains

    9 days ago - By MedPageToday

    COVID-19 vaccines modified to work against circulating virus variants should have clinical immunogenicity studies supporting their effectiveness, and ensure they work not only against the variant strain, but the initial strain...
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  • Moderna aims to DOUBLE its COVID-19 vaccine production and deliver 40 million dose per month

    Moderna aims to DOUBLE its COVID-19 vaccine production and deliver 40 million dose per month

    9 days ago - By Daily Mail

    Moderna hopes to double its delivery from 20 million doses per month to 40 million while Johnson & Johnson said it can deliver 20 million doses next month if its shot is approved by the FDA> .
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  • FDA issues guidance for medical product developers to address the emergence of SARS-CoV-2 variants

    9 days ago - By News Medical

    Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration issued guidances for medical product developers, specifically covering vaccines, diagnostics and therapeutics products, to address the emergence and potential future emergence of variants of SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19.
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  • Vaccines Adapted for Variants Will Not Need Lengthy Testing, F.D.A. Says

    9 days ago - By NY Times

    The agency's new guidance will speed the development of vaccines that protect against more contagious variants of the coronavirus.
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  • Variants Spur New FDA Guidance on COVID Vaccines, Tests, Drugs

    9 days ago - By Medscape

    Immunogenicity trials will test vaccines' effectiveness so they can be tweaked or boosters given, should the virus variants show resistance.
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