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FDA to authorize two batches of Johnson & Johnson COVID vaccine made at troubled Baltimore plant

5 days ago   |   By Baltimore Sun

Federal regulators at the U.S. Food and Drug Administration will authorize for use two batches of Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 vaccine manufactured at the troubled Baltimore facility where critical production errors rendered millions of doses unusable earlier this year.
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EU drugs regulator approves new site for manufacture of Moderna Covid-19 vaccine in France

EU drugs regulator approves new site for manufacture of Moderna Covid-19 vaccine in France

5 days ago   |   By RT

The European Medicines Agency has approved a new manufacturing plant in central France to boost production of the Moderna Covid-19 vaccine, the regulator's committee for human medicines has said.
The new site will be in Monts near the Loire Valley town of Tours and will be operated by pharmaceutical manufacturer Recipharm, the EMA said in a statement on Friday.
The Sweden-headquartered firm already has a facility in Monts for the filling of pharmaceutical products into vials.
As well as a new manufacturing facility for the Moderna jab, the EMA said it has issued a “positive opinion” for...
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COVID-19 Update: Allegheny County reports 2-day total of 65 new cases, 10 deaths

COVID-19 Update: Allegheny County reports 2-day total of 65 new cases, 10 deaths

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‘Doing Putin's work'? Clinton picks moment of Geneva summit to attack 2020...

‘Doing Putin's work'? Clinton picks moment of Geneva summit to attack 2020 election doubters & promise 'consequences' for Russia

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Hubble trouble: NASA working to fix computer problem on space telescope...

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Southern Baptists vote to debate sex abuse probe

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Here's how to get a free Six Flags ticket for getting the COVID-19 vaccine...

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Stan Van Gundy fired after one season as Pelicans coach

Stan Van Gundy fired after one season as Pelicans coach

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UK govt considering mandatory Covid-19 vaccinations for England's care home...

UK govt considering mandatory Covid-19 vaccinations for England's care home staff, Hancock says

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Two 19-year-olds arrested in fatal Rocky Mount shooting

Two 19-year-olds arrested in fatal Rocky Mount shooting

A 53-year-old man was killed in a homicide in Rocky Mount on Friday night, prompting the arrest of two men. Read more ...

Former top aide attacks Boris Johnson for peddling ‘fiction' about ‘totally...

Former top aide attacks Boris Johnson for peddling ‘fiction' about ‘totally f**king hopeless' health secretary's Covid ‘failures'

In a stunning blog post, Dominic Cummings has claimed that the UK Prime Minister is working with health secretary Matt Hancock to “rewrite history” despite supposedly... Read more ...

Putin takes to stage for press conference after discussions with American...

Putin takes to stage for press conference after discussions with American counterpart Joe Biden & his team in Switzerland

Russian President Vladimir Putin is now addressing journalists in Geneva after a wide-ranging sit-down discussion with US President Joe Biden, as part of the American leader's... Read more ...