Johnson & Johnson Vaccine Update

Johnson & Johnson Vaccine Update

via Fox Business  This week Johnson & Johnson announced the beginning of Phase 3 trials of their SARS-Cov-2 vaccine, becoming the fourth company as part of “Operation Warp Speed” to enter this advanced stage of testing With plans to enroll up to 60,000 subjects,...
COVID-19 Vaccine Update

COVID-19 Vaccine Update

via Adobe Stock Photos Many of the leading vaccine candidates in development (eg Moderna, Pfizer, Sanofi) are based upon injection of DNA or RNA genetic material that is taken up into the body’s cells, programmed to produce SARS-CoV-2 viral proteins, and then generate...
Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc. Vaccine Update

Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc. Vaccine Update

via Unsplash Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc., a US-based biotechnology company, recently announced exciting results from two animal studies testing its COVID-19 antibody drug formulation. Utilizing its proprietary platform called “VelocImmune”, the company is able to...
Novavax Vaccine Update

Novavax Vaccine Update

via Novavax This week there was another encouraging report in the race to develop a vaccine to the SARS-CoV-2 virus. Novavax, a small company that recently made news as a recipient of $1.6 billion by the White House “Operation Warp Speed”, just released its...
COVID-19 Vaccine Update

COVID-19 Vaccine Update

via Adobe Stock Photos The COVID-19 virus has continued to spread throughout the United States, with an alarming increase in new cases no longer contained to mostly urban hotspots. This underscores the need for all Americans to continue exercising proper precautions,...