In 2021 we saw deals move away from the massive megamergers of 2019 to smaller collaboration and partnership agreements. In this article, European Pharmaceutical Review’s Hannah Balfour discusses the key deals of last year, whether the trend of high volume but small value will continue in 2022, and the motivations…
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A new clinical study by Pfizer Inc. and BioNTech SE, and Phase II study by Moderna, are seeking to evaluate the immunogenicity and safety of Omicron-based vaccines and boosters.
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BioNTech expands clinical oncology portfolio with first patient dosed in Phase II trial of mRNA-based vaccine for colorectal cancer.
The US FDA amended the emergency use authorisation to allow for a Comirnaty booster dose in individuals at high-risk for COVID-19.
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BioNTech will evaluate mRNA vaccine manufacturing facilities in Rwanda and Senegal to support vaccine supply in African states.
Pfizer and BioNTech will submit a supplemental biologics licence application to the FDA for booster dose of COVID-19 Vaccine Comirnaty.
The CHMP has adopted recommendations to increase manufacturing capacity and supply of COVID-19 Vaccines Comirnaty and Moderna in Europe.
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