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United StatesJul 9, 2021, 9:45 AM IST
Fully vaccinated Americans ‘don’t need booster shot’ for Delta variant, says US CDC & FDA
US regulators said on Thursday that Americans who have been fully vaccinated do not need a booster Covid-19 shot at this time.
Coronavirus WorldJun 27, 2021, 4:29 PM IST
FDA adds possible risk of heart inflammation to Moderna, Pfizer COVID-19 vaccines
Warning update follows an extensive review of information and discussion by CDC’s Advisory Committee.
HealthJun 8, 2021, 6:28 PM IST
Explained: Aduhelm, the new drug to treat Alzheimer's disease
The drug has been approved using the FDA's 'accelerated approval' method which basically provides patients early access to the medicine while further research and final clinical trials continue.
Top StoriesMay 11, 2021, 7:31 AM IST
US FDA approves use of Pfizer vaccine for children aged 12 to 15
But there is still time before the vaccine can be provided to children aged over 12. After the FDA approval, an advisory committee of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention will review the data and make recommendations.
Top StoriesApr 21, 2021, 3:18 PM IST
22 patients on ventilator-support die after oxygen leak in Nashik govt hospital
Confirming the death toll, Maharashtra FDA Minister Dr Rajendra Shingane said: "We are trying to get a detailed report. We have ordered an enquiry as well. Those who are responsible will not be spared."
Coronavirus WorldApr 13, 2021, 10:01 PM IST
After 6.8 million doses, US FDA pauses use of Johnson & Johnson Covid-19 vaccine over 6 adverse cases
In a statement, US FDA said that even though the adverse effects seem very rare, it is reviewing the data along with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
World NewsDec 19, 2020, 8:20 AM IST
Moderna vaccine gets nod for emergency use in United States
Moderna Inc's coronavirus vaccine has received emergency use authorization from the US Food and Drug Administration. Moderna's mRNA-1273 is the second vaccine to be allowed for emergency use against COVID-19 in individuals 18 years of age or older.
United StatesDec 18, 2020, 12:06 PM IST
Coronavirus: US FDA advisory panel endorses second COVID-19 vaccine as Moderna wins key vote
About 20 million doses are expected to be delivered this month, with the rest of the initial purchase coming in the first quarter of next year.
CoronavirusDec 11, 2020, 8:29 AM IST
Pfizer vaccine may get US FDA's emergency use authorisation by Sunday
Pfizer's Covid-19 vaccine has been cleared by experts at the United States Food and Drug Administration, paving the way for the agency to authorize its use.
World NewsNov 30, 2020, 7:36 PM IST
Moderna says its vaccine is 100% effective in severe Covid-19 cases
US-based pharma company Moderna Inc has claimed that its vaccine is 100 per cent effective against severe Covid-19. The company also said that it will apply for US and European emergency authorization of its COVID-19 vaccine.
Coronavirus WorldNov 22, 2020, 8:30 AM IST
US approves emergency use of Regeneron's antibody cocktail for Covid-19 therapy
Clinical evidence from Regeneron's outpatient trials have suggested that monoclonal antibodies such as REGEN-COV2 have the greatest benefit when given early after diagnosis and in patients who have not yet mounted their own immune response or who have high viral load.
WORLDNov 18, 2020, 9:47 AM IST
Coronavirus: US FDA authorises first COVID-19 self-testing kit
"While Covid-19 diagnostic tests have been authorized for at-home collection, this is the first that can be fully self-administered and provide results at home," FDA Commissioner Stephen Hahn said.
WORLDAug 24, 2020, 9:11 AM IST
Coronavirus: President Trump hails FDA’s authorization of plasma treatment for COVID-19
The FDA, explaining its decision to administer plasma treatment, cited early evidence suggesting blood plasma can decrease mortality and improve the health of patients when administered in the first three days of their hospitalization.