New Approaches to Covid-19 Treatment Enter the Picture

The Covid-19 treatment response process includes a number of different major players, including Pfizer Inc (NYSE:PFE), BioNTech SE – ADR (NASDAQ:BNTX), Moderna Inc (NASDAQ:MRNA), AstraZeneca plc (NASDAQ:AZN), Novavax Inc (NASDAQ:NVAX), Halberd Corp (OTCMKTS:HALB), and Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ). The pandemic is under control. Or is it? In much of the developing world, this is far […]

Novartis (NYSE:NVS) Enters Agreement For Manufacture Of Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) And BioNTech’s (NASDAQ:BNTX) mRNA Vaccine

Novartis (NYSE:NVS) has entered an initial agreement with Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) and BioNTech SE (NASDAQ:BNTX) for manufacturing support to boost production of their mRNA COVID-19 vaccine to help address supply shortages. This is an example of an unlikely collaboration between big pharmaceutical companies geared at the fight against the coronavirus pandemic. Novartis signs vaccine manufacturing […]

Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) And BioNTech’s (NASDAQ:BNTX) COVID-19 Vaccine Is Safe, Says WHO

The World Health Organisation has said that the Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) and BioNTech SE (NASDAQ:BNTX) vaccine is safe for the elderly despite reports of deaths in Norway. WHO said that the deaths are not attributed to the vaccine and urged vaccination with the vaccine to continue. WHO says Pfizer vaccine is safe On Friday, WHO […]

Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) and BioNTech (NASDAQ:BNTX) Delivers 10,000 COVID-19 Doses in Chile As Vaccination Commences

Chile has received 10,000 initial doses of the Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) and BioNTech (NASDAQ:BNTX) COVID-19 vaccine and commenced vaccinations. The county becomes the first in South America to commence vaccinations against the coronavirus that has so far infected over 584,545 Chileans to date. Chileans skeptical about COVID-19 vaccine The first Chilean to receive the vaccine […]

Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) Enrols 45,000 Subjects in the Study of Its Experimental COVID-19 Vaccine Candidate

Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) has said that it enrolled around 45,000 participants for its late stage study of its single-dose COVID-19 vaccine candidate and anticipates interim data at the end of January 2021. ENSEMBLE Study enrolls 45,000 participants The pharmaceutical company seems to lag rivals such as Moderna Inc. (NASDAQ:MRNA) and Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) in […]

Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) Cuts Its Projected Number Of COVID-19 Vaccines Doses For 2020 Because Of Production Challenges

Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) has announced that it will ship only half of the initially expected coronavirus vaccine doses this year due to supply chain problems. The company is developing a COVID-19 vaccine in partnership with Germany-based BioNTech SE (NASDAQ:BNTX). Pfizer to deliver 50 million vaccine doses this year The pharmaceutical giant has slashed its initial […]

Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) To Use Own Distribution Channel For COVID-19 Vaccines Instead Of Government Channel

Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) is planning to go alone to distribute the COVID-19 vaccine in the US once the FDA approves it instead of distributing it through the designated government coordinator.  Officials have questioned whether there is an adequate supply of medical-grade freezers in the US at the point of use for vaccines that need storages […]

Pfizer’s (NYSE:PFE) COVID-19 Trial in Children as Young as 12 Years Draws Mixed Sentiments

Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) recently announced an expansion to its COVID-19 vaccine trial to include teenagers and children of 12 years. The company is the first drugmaker to include children in their COVID-19 vaccine trials, and this has drawn divided reactions from different people. Pfizer testing vaccine in 3,000 teens The New York Pharms received approval […]

Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) And BioNTech SE (NASDAQ:BNTX) Commences COVID-19 Vaccine Trials In Teenagers and Children

Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) and BioNTech SE (NASDAQ:BNTX) have received approval from the FDA to test their COVID-19 vaccine candidate in children beginning from 12 years. According to the trial’s lead researcher already parents have shown interest in enrolling children in the study. Pfizer and BioNTech start testing COVID-19 vaccine in kids The trial’s expansion to […]

Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) And BioNtech (NASDAQ:BNTX) Partners With Rentschler To Purify mRNA-Based COVID-19 vaccine

Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) and BioNtech (NASDAQ:BNTX) have partnered with Germany contract development band manufacturing organization, Rentschler Biopharma. The partnership is for the purification process of their mRNA-based SARS-CoV-2 vaccine, BMNT1762b2. Rentschler to purify Pfizer and BioNtech’s COVID-19 vaccine drug substance The companies are conducting late-stage clinical studies of the vaccine and expect to release data […]

Moderna Inc. (NASDAQ:MRNA) Releases Positive Data For Its Coronavirus Vaccine Candidate In Human Trials

Moderna Inc. (NASDAQ:MRNA) has released positive data from its first human trials for its COVID-19 vaccine candidate, demonstrating that the healthy volunteers who received the vaccine developed antibody responses. Moderna’s vaccine in humans shows positive immunity response The company which had partnered with the National Institute of Health in developing the vaccine indicated that there […]

Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) To Merge Its Off-Patent Business With Mylan (NASDAQ:MYL)

There are reports indicating that Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) wants to merge its off-patent drug operations in a stock deal with generic drug maker Mylan (NASDAQ:MYL) whose market value is estimated at $9.5 billion. Pfizer to get $12 billion from sale of debt The pharmaceutical company is will spin off its new unit so that it […]

Bellicum Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:BLCM) Announces Gregory Naeve As Chief Business Officer

Bellicum Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:BLCM) reported that the company has appointed Gregory Naeve, Ph.D., as Chief Business Officer. Dr. Naeve will lead portfolio and product strategy and business development for the firm. The details Rick Fair, the CEO and President of Bellicum, reported that they are thrilled to welcome a leader of Dr. Naeve’s caliber and […]

The Incyte Rheumatoid Arthritis Pill Setback Poses Disagreements With FDA, As Pfizer Inc (NYSE:PFE) And Others Stand To Gain

The recent turn of events in some of the top stocks have raised eyebrows worldwide, but what Eli Lilly and Co (NYSE:LLY) and Incyte Corporation (NASDAQ:INCY) have become the highest talk cutting through the air! The two chose Friday, which as a matter of fact happens to be a market holiday to actually disclose the […]

OncBioMune Pharmaceuticals Inc (OTCMKTS:OBMP) Presents Interesting Picture as a Bite-Size Buyout Candidate

OncBioMune Pharmaceuticals Inc (OTCMKTS:OBMP) is in an interesting phase of its existence. The company just solidified its sense of credibility in the space with a recent announcement of a productive meeting with top staffing scientists at the host hospital of the Company’s upcoming Phase 2 trial of ProscaVax for prostate cancer. That represents the first […]