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Johnson & Johnson files request for emergency use authorization of its coronavirus vaccine

21 days ago   |   By Boston Herald

Johnson & Johnson has submitted an application to the Food and Drug Administration for emergency use authorization of its single-shot coronavirus vaccine candidate, the company announced .
“Upon authorization of our investigational COVID-19 vaccine for emergency use, we are ready to begin shipping,” said Dr. Paul Stoffels, chief scientific officer at Johnson & Johnson.
He said, “With our submission to the FDA and our ongoing reviews with other health authorities around the world, we are working with great urgency to make our investigational vaccine available to the public as quickly as...
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Johnson & Johnson seeks emergency authorization for vaccine

Johnson & Johnson seeks emergency authorization for vaccine

21 days ago   |   By Politico

Johnson & Johnson said Thursday that it had filed an application for emergency authorization of its coronavirus vaccine by the Food and Drug Administration.
The company's vaccine has been hotly anticipated in part because it is administered as one dose, rather than the two-dose regimen seen with many other vaccines, and it can be stored in refrigerators.
Johnson and Johnson said in late January that the vaccine was 66 percent effective in a global study, with efficacy ranging as high as 72 percent in the U.S. and as low as 57 percent in South Africa, where a highly transmissible variant...
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