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J&J asked Pfizer and Moderna to help study blood-clot risks but they declined, report says

21 days ago   |   By CNBC

J&J asked Covid vaccine rivals Pfizer and Moderna to join a study looking into the potential risk of blood clots, the Wall Street Journal reported.
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Johnson & Johnson asked other drugmakers to help it study blood-clot risks, and Moderna and Pfizer refused, report says

Johnson & Johnson asked other drugmakers to help it study blood-clot risks, and Moderna and Pfizer refused, report says

21 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Summary List Placement Johnson & Johnson privately contacted other drugmakers producing COVID-19 vaccines to join a study into the potential risk of blood clots, but Pfizer and Moderna refused, The Wall Street Journal reported Friday , people familiar with the matter.
J&J contacted Pfizer, Moderna, and AstraZeneca to join the study, but only AstraZeneca agreed, The Journal reported.
Executives at Pfizer and Moderna said their vaccines were safe and that they didn't see the need to duplicate ongoing efforts to look for clotting cases, The Journal reported.
Insider has contacted all four...
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