Keyword: AstraZeneca


FDA Restricts Use of J&J Covid Vaccine

13.05.2022 -

US health authorities are restricting the use of the Johnson & Johnson Covid vaccine somewhat belatedly, citing the rare blood clotting issues that have dogged this...

Chemistry & Life Sciences

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19.04.2022 -

From its inception in 1881, SCI's principal objective has been to further the application of chemistry and related sciences into industry for the public benefit.


BMS Sues Astra Zeneca in Cancer Drug Patent Row

21.03.2022 -

Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMS) is suing AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals, alleging that the Anglo-Swedish drugmaker’ Imfinzi to treat lung and bladder cancer infringes several...


Short Shelf-life of Donated Covid Vaccines Raises Hackles

17.02.2022 -

With Covid-19 vaccine distribution in poor countries showing no signs of improvement, Anglo-Swedish drugmaker AstraZeneca and the Covax vaccine sharing program have come...


AstraZeneca and Ionis Collaborate on TTR Amyloidosis

11.01.2022 -

AstraZeneca and Ionis Pharmaceuticals have finalized their agreement to develop and commercialize investigational therapy eplontersen, formerly known as Ionis-TTR-L. The...


Soriot Finds Own Answer for Europe’s Covid Surge

25.11.2021 -

The delta variant of the coronavirus is taking its toll on Europe as vaccine skepticism shows no signs of going into remission, and promising oral treatments developed by...


AstraZeneca Sells COPD Drug Rights to Covis

10.11.2021 -

AstraZeneca has agreed to transfer its global rights to two drugs for treating patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) to Switzerland’s Covis Pharma...


AstraZeneca’s Alexion Buys Caelum Biosciences

13.10.2021 -

AstraZeneca’s rare diseases unit Alexion has taken full control of Caelum Biosciences, gaining access to another rare disease drug, CAEL-101, which is a potential...