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  • J&J vax set for widespread use in Germany
    on May 10, 2021 at 11:40 AM

    The vaccine will therefore be given the same status as the AstraZeneca jab, which was last week cleared to be given to people younger than 60, as long as they had had a consultation with a doctor

  • BioNTech to build mRNA manufacturing site in Singapore
    on May 10, 2021 at 8:00 AM

    The BioNTech company said its expansion plans were supported by the Singapore Economic Development Board and would increase the global supply of mRNA-based vaccines and establish a production facility in south east Asia to respond rapidly to future pandemics.

  • Bharat Biotech commences direct supply of 'Covaxin' to 14 states
    on May 10, 2021 at 7:20 AM

    The Hyderabad-based firm has started supplying its Covid-19 treatment vaccine to the states based on the allocations received by the central government.

  • India's Cipla to make and sell Eli Lilly's baricitinib to treat Covid-19
    on May 10, 2021 at 5:15 AM

    The agreement comes at a time when India is struggling with a catastrophic second wave of the pandemic, leading to an acute shortage of coronavirus medicines such as remdesivir and tocilizumab.

  • U.S. based Acasti Pharma to buy Indian origin pharma firm Grace
    on May 10, 2021 at 1:47 AM

    As per the understanding, Acasti will acquire Grace’s entire therapeutic pipeline consisting of three unique clinical stage and multiple pre-clinical stage assets, according to regulatory filings. The assets are supported by an intellectual property portfolio consisting of more than 40 granted and pending patents in various jurisdictions worldwide.