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The top 5 takeaways from the first meeting of the FDA's expert vaccine group, including plans for vetting, distributing, and tracking COVID-19 vaccines

2 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

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An influential advisory group to the US Food and Drug Administration met on Thursday to discuss coronavirus vaccines for the first time.
The committee contemplated a wide range of hypotheticals before any actual data from the final stage of clinical trials of experimental vaccines has been divulged. The group is expected to meet again to vet each COVID-19 vaccine later on, if a vaccine-maker applies for either full approval or emergency authorization.
While uncertainty still reigns over the prospects and timeline for a COVID-19 vaccine, the group's eight-hour-plus...
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FDA Panel Told Drugstores Key To Covid-19 Vaccine Distribution

FDA Panel Told Drugstores Key To Covid-19 Vaccine Distribution

2 monthes ago   |   By Forbes

The U.S. rollout of vaccines against Covid-19 will require the nation's thousands of pharmacies to help with distribution, immunization and public health education, a Food and Drug Administration panel assessing vaccine safety and efficacy was told Thursday.
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