June 13, 2021

Tag: Health systems

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Regulators walk fine line assessing AstraZeneca vaccine – POLITICO

The issues never stop with the Oxford/AstraZeneca vaccine. After all the fights over contracts and deliveries, the latest challenge is one facing European regulators: Whether to recommend that national governments don’t give the vaccine to younger people, citing a rare but sometimes fatal form of blood clotting.  Several countries have already taken that step and […]

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US health agency casts doubt on Oxford/AstraZeneca vaccine data – POLITICO

U.S. health officials have raised concerns that AstraZeneca may have included “outdated information” from its coronavirus vaccine trial that could have provided an “incomplete view” of the efficacy data. The statement comes barely a day after AstraZeneca announced that its U.S. study indicated its vaccine, developed with Oxford University, is safe and effective.  The study […]

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Austria and Denmark eye alliance with Israel on coronavirus vaccines – POLITICO

Israel is to hold talks with Austria and Denmark on teaming up to manufacture coronavirus vaccines, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Monday. Austria’s Chancellor Sebastian Kurz and Denmark’s Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen plan to visit Israel on Thursday to discuss “an international corporation for manufacturing vaccines,” Netanyahu was quoted by Reuters as saying. The […]

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