Biogen’s Alzheimer’s drug is unlikely to get EU approval.

Pharmaceutical manufacturer Biogen said on Wednesday The latest setback for a controversial drug since it was approved in the United States in June, when a drug review panel in the European Union said the new Alzheimer’s drug is unlikely to be approved there. Biogen said a committee of experts advising the European Medicines Agency issued …

Germany Suspends Gas Pipeline Approval, Raises Prices

BERLIN – A German regulator on Tuesday suspended certification of Nord Stream 2, a submarine pipeline aimed at transporting natural gas directly from Russia to Germany, the source of a long-standing dispute between Berlin, Washington and Brussels. The action means the recently completed pipeline won’t start supplying gas to Germany anytime soon, and comes amid …

Putin Suggests Germany Approval Nord Stream 2 To Solve The Energy Crisis

The pipeline was also contentious in US politics. Senator Ted CruzThe Texas Republican blocked the approval of dozens of Mr. Biden’s diplomatic appointments, including more than 50 prospective ambassadors, to insist the president do more to stop European approval for Nord Stream 2. Updated Oct 13, 2021 at 3:44 PM ET This fall, smuggled gas …

Merck Seeks Emergency Approval of Covid Pill from FDA

Merck Monday said He said he has filed an application with the Food and Drug Administration to allow what would be the first antiviral pill to treat Covid. permission for the drug, molnupiravirA suitable and relatively inexpensive treatment could reach a far greater number of high-risk individuals than the bulky antibody treatments currently in use, …

Johnson & Johnson Seeks FDA Approval for Booster Shot

WASHINGTON — Johnson & Johnson plans to ask federal regulators earlier this week to allow a booster shot of the coronavirus vaccine, according to officials familiar with the company’s plans. The firm is at least the last of three federally authorized vaccine providers to request additional injections, amid growing evidence that the elderly and other …

Some Healthy Americans Want Coronavirus Booster Shots Before Approval

As a result, Americans across the political spectrum rely on bits of information. announcement by the Israeli Ministry of Health in July. Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine against symptomatic infection – if not against serious illness – decreased over time. Others trusted their intuition, even if it meant dangerous livestock drugs to “cure” the virus or seek a …

House Committees Request FDA Registrations for Alzheimer’s Drug Approval

Two powerful congressional committees investigating the controversial federal approval of Biogen’s Alzheimer’s drug Aduhelm requested extensive information and documentation from the Food and Drug Administration on Thursday, making it clear that committee leaders are dismayed by the unusual actions taken by the agency. evaluation and approval of the drug. “We are concerned about the apparent …

FDA Vaccine Approval May Lead to More Institutional Mandatory

When the Food and Drug Administration full approval given With Pfizer-BioNTech coronavirus footage for people 16 and older on Monday, President Biden caught the moment. “If you’re a business leader, a nonprofit leader, a state or local leader awaiting full FDA approval to mandate vaccines, I urge you to do that now,” said the president. …

Jimmy Fallon Celebrates FDA’s Full Approval of a Covid Vaccine

“Yes, the fake FDA, not to be confused with Facebook Physicians Association, the real FDA approved by the Food and Drug Administration.” — JIMMY FALLON “The approval also presents an opportunity to clear up significant public confusion. And look, I admit, it can be confusing to follow. We all wish the FDA and CDC were …

FDA Grants Full Approval to Pfizer-BioNTech Covid Vaccine

The Food and Drug Administration on Monday granted full approval for Pfizer-BioNTech’s coronavirus vaccine for people aged 16 and over, making it the first vaccine in the United States to go beyond emergency use status. The decision will kick off a range of vaccine requirements by hospitals, colleges, companies and other organizations. United Airlines recently …