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FDA COVID-19 Vaccine Committee To Meet In June To Discuss Data...

The next critical step is having vaccines available for use throughout the pediatric population.

Digital Attacks Continue on Global COVID-19 Vaccine Supply Chain

IBM said some of the mails from hackers were sent several months in advance of the approval of any vaccine variant.

Trump’s White House ‘Jumped Line’ To Receive First COVID-19 Vaccines

In December and January, a long-planned effort to vaccinate essential federal workers was thrown into turmoil, breeding suspicion, infighting, and “shameless” attempts to crash the list.

WHO Approves AstraZeneca/Oxford COVID-19 Vaccine for Emergency Use

The WHO’s review found that the Astrazeneca vaccine met the “must-have” criteria for safety, and its efficacy benefits outweighed its risks.

Fauci Predicts COVID-19 Vaccines Will Be Available for General U.S. Public...

Pfizer's trial in children ages 12-15 is fully enrolled with 2,259 participants.

Evangelical Missionaries Stoke Fears of COVID-19 Vaccine in Brazil’s Indigenous Villages

Access to social media even in remote corners of Brazil has fanned false rumors about the coronavirus vaccines.

President Biden Launches Program To Increase Vaccines to Under-Served Communities

President Biden Launches Community Health Centers Vaccination Program

Johnson & Johnson Applies for EUA For Its COVID-19 Vaccine

The J & J COVID-19 vaccine requires only one dose

America Has COVID-19 Vaccines: Why Are So Few Being Vaccinated?

Why are vaccination numbers so low in the U.S,?

U.K. Authorizes Covid-19 Vaccine From Oxford and AstraZeneca

Britain on Wednesday became the first country to give emergency authorization to the coronavirus vaccine developed by AstraZeneca and the University of Oxford

COVID-19 Vaccine Doses Were Not on Trump’s ‘To Do’ List

Trump Declined COVID-19 Vaccine Doses in November https://twitter.com/businessinsider/status/1338508846940237824?s=20 Health Editor's Note: As late as November Trump was turning away from ordering more COVID-19 vaccines.  What was...

FDA Approves Emergency Use Authorization for Pfizer/BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine

The rollout of Covid-19 vaccine could then begin in the United States in a matter of days

Medical D Day For Distribution of COVID-19 Vaccine to 50 States...

A USA TODAY survey finds most states are ready to distribute a coronavirus vaccine to health care workers but maybe not all who are next in line.

Vaccine (V) Day to Begin in U.K. 12/8/2020

Governments and health agencies around the world will be monitoring the British vaccination program

Let’s Stop Talking About Herd Immunity

Can We Finally Stop Talking About “Natural” COVID-19 Herd Immunity? Please?

How Neutralizing Antibodies Interact With SARS-CoV-2

The FDA is now reviewing the clinical trial data of the Pfizer and Moderna vaccines to ensure their safety and efficacy.

Pfizer and BioNTech Achieve First Authorization for COVID-19 Vaccine

First authorization for a COVID-19 vaccine represents a breakthrough scientific achievement to help combat this devastating pandemic

‘Mistakes’ Can Be Advantageous

AstraZeneca probes 'mistake' behind 90% COVID-19 vaccine efficacy

Black Doctors Endorse Taking COVID-19 Vaccine

There is historical skepticism among the Black community about medical experimentation and vaccines

mRNA Vaccines: A Race Against COVID-19

A technique never before used in humans may be the fastest way to a vaccine against the novel coronavirus

Moscow Increasing Lockdown Measures Due to COVID-19

Russia is rolling out its Sputnik V vaccine for domestic use despite the fact that late-stage trials have not yet finished

Meet The Scientists Who Developed Pfizer/BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine

The couple's groundbreaking research in the field of modified genetic code has catapulted them into the public eye

Pfizer’s COVID-19 Vaccine Received No Funding From Washington

Partner BioNTech received $445 million from German government

Moderna’s Coronavirus Vaccine Trial is Fully Enrolled with 37% Minorities

Moderna anticipates that it may have sufficient data to seek a regulatory OK in November

Herd Protection is Ethical Way to Stop COVID-19 Pandemic

Never before have we reached herd immunity via natural infection with a novel virus, and COVID-19 is a novel virus.

Watch Meeting of Advisory Committee on COVID-19 Vaccine Held 10/22

The development of safe and effective vaccines to prevent SARS-CoV-2 infection and/or COVID-19 is essential to help bring the pandemic under control.

How the FDA Stood Up To Trump

FDA and Scientists Say 'No' to Trump Pandemic Instructions https://twitter.com/nytimes/status/1318733786448908288?s=20 Health Editor's Note: As VT has reported, Trump has openly accused the FDA of trying to...

Trump Attempts to Rebrand ‘Emergency Authorization’ for COVID-19 Vaccine

The administration proposed labeling a Covid-19 vaccine authorization a ‘pre-licensure,’ which FDA says would undermine its procedures.

Lancet Publishes Russia’s COVID-19 Vaccine Findings

Because of the rapid global spread of SARS-CoV-2 infection and the high mortality rate, development of a vaccine is an urgent task.

WHO: Probably No Widespread COVID-19 Vaccinations Until Mid-2021

None of the candidate vaccines in advanced clinical trials so far has demonstrated a “clear signal” of efficacy at the level of at least 50% sought by the WHO

Sorry Trump: No Coronavirus Vaccine by Election Day

Yea, get your scientific information from the news media!

Trump Refuses to Join WHO-Linked Effort To Develop COVID-19 Vaccine

The Trump administration said it will not join a global effort to develop, manufacture and equitably distribute a coronavirus vaccine, in part because the World Health Organization is involved.

Coronavirus Re-Infections Raise Questions About Immunity

Re-infection has raised fears about the efficacy of potential vaccines against the virus

Washington Post Tracks 200 Experimental COVID-19 Vaccines

Tracking 200 experimental vaccines to combat COVID-19

Attack on Russian COVID-19 Vaccine: Just Another ‘Cold War’ Tactic

Russia Claims They are Being Negatively Targeted for Their COVID-19 Vaccine. https://twitter.com/Newsweek/status/1296478624275738624?s=20 Health Editor's Note: The idea that there is an "information war" against the Russian...

Russia Has First Vaccine for COVID-19: Is It Safe?

Experts have voiced unease over Moscow's rapid approval process for the vaccine.

Operation Warp Speed: Accelerate Development/Production of COVID-19 Vaccine

OWS aims to deliver up to 300 million doses of a safe and effective vaccine for COVID-19 in early 2021, as part of a broader strategy to accelerate the development, manufacturing, and distribution of COVID-19 vaccines, therapeutics, and diagnostics (collectively known as countermeasures).

Coronavirus Vaccine by the End of the 2020?

Massive testing effort involving more than 100,000 volunteers and a half dozen or so of the most promising vaccine candidates in an effort to deliver a safe and effective one by the end of 2020.

Merck Developing Two Different COVID-19 Vaccines and Antiviral

According to the World Health Organization’s latest table of COVID-19 vaccines, 124 candidates are at various stages of development with eight different technologies, or platforms.

AstraZeneca: First Agreements to Supply at Least 400 million Doses of...

More than $1bn US BARDA investment to support development and production of the vaccine

Investigational Vaccine Protects Monkeys Against COVID-19 Pneumonia

The vaccine was developed at the University of Oxford Jenner Institute.

NIH: ‘No Single COVID-19 Vaccine Is Likely to Meet Global Need’

The authors emphasize that developing COVID-19 vaccines will require unprecedented cooperation from governments, academic institutions, industry, and global philanthropic partners

The Race for a Coronavirus Vaccine

Oxford University leaps ahead in coronavirus vaccine

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