June 7, 2021
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The Food and Drug Administration on Monday approved the first new medication for Alzheimer’s disease in nearly two decades, a contentious decision, made despite opposition...
May 4, 2021
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Pfizer said its COVID vaccine generated $3.5 billion revenue in the first three months of this year, nearly a quarter of its total revenue.
May 3, 2021
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WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden, faced with surging COVID-19 crises in India and South America, is under intensifying pressure from the international community and his...
April 25, 2021
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Public health experts worried that it would be difficult to get everyone to return for a second shot three or four weeks after the first...
April 5, 2021
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Walgreens, which has inoculated hundreds of thousands in the U.S. against COVID-19, has been giving the second shot of Pfizer vaccine four weeks after the...
March 23, 2021
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A middle-of-the-night statement from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases expressed concern that AstraZeneca had used outdated information in announcing encouraging vaccine results.
March 11, 2021
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WASHINGTON — Tens of millions of doses of the coronavirus vaccine made by British-Swedish company AstraZeneca are sitting idly in U.S. manufacturing facilities, awaiting results...
February 10, 2021
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A federal program will send more doses of COVID-19 vaccines into pharmacies starting this week. In preparation, pharmacy chains are in the middle of a...
February 7, 2021
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South Africa halted use of the AstraZeneca-Oxford coronavirus vaccine Sunday after evidence emerged that the vaccine did not protect clinical trial volunteers from mild or...
February 3, 2021
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The vaccine developed by the University of Oxford and AstraZeneca not only protects people from serious illness and death but also substantially slows the transmission...