EU starts real-time review of AstraZeneca COVID-19 antibody cocktail

EU starts real-time review of AstraZeneca COVID-19 antibody cocktail

The logo for AstraZeneca is seen outside its North America headquarters in Wilmington, Delaware, U.S., March 22, 2021. REUTERS/Rachel WisniewskiTreatment is first COVID preventative shot other than vaccinesDrug, Evusheld, shown to save lives and prevent severe diseaseEMA gives no timeline for possible approvalOct 14 (Reuters) – Europe’s drug regulator said on Thursday it had started … Read more

AstraZeneca antibody cocktail succeeds in late-stage study to treat COVID-19

AstraZeneca antibody cocktail succeeds in late-stage study to treat COVID-19

Oct 11 (Reuters) – AstraZeneca’s (AZN.L) experimental COVID-19 drug has helped cut the risk of severe disease or death in a late-stage study, the British drugmaker said on Monday, a boost to its efforts to develop coronavirus medicines beyond vaccines.The drug, a cocktail of two antibodies called AZD7442, reduced the risk of severe COVID-19 or … Read more

Singapore sends more than 120,000 doses of AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine to Thailand

Singapore sends more than 120,000 doses of AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine to Thailand

Last month, Thailand said it was seeking to borrow 150,000 doses of the AstraZeneca vaccine from Bhutan amid a supply shortage in the country.  On Monday, Thailand reported 10,288 new COVID-19 infections and 101 more deaths.  Thai authorities on Monday also announced that it was preparing to downscale its COVID-19 quarantine requirements for fully vaccinated international tourists and … Read more