New Malaria Treatment for Children Gets First Approval

Australian regulators have approved a simple combination of drugs as an effective treatment for one type of malaria in children aged 2 to 16, opening the door to approvals in other countries and heralding a new weapon in the fight against a deadly disease. The drug is a single dose of tafenoquine (Brand name Kozenis) […]

FDA Nominee Faces Steep Climb to Senate Approval

White House abortion-hating Republican senator nominee Dr. He is facing pressure from leading lawmakers over his choice to lead the Food and Drug Administration, with Robert Califf urging him to reject him and key Democrats cutting their support over opioid policies and industry ties. Dr. About six years after Califf was taken overwhelming bipartisan support […]

Johnson & Johnson Seeks FDA Approval for Booster Shot

WASHINGTON — Johnson & Johnson issued a statement from federal regulators earlier this week. additional insignia According to officials familiar with the company’s plans, the coronavirus vaccine. 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 high-risk groups need […]

House Committees Request FDA Registrations for Alzheimer’s Drug Approval

Two strong 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 in a letter released Thursday, making it clear that committee leaders were annoyed by the unusual actions the agency took. during the evaluation and approval of the drug. “We are […]

FDA Targets Early Approval of Pfizer Vaccine

WASHINGTON — With a new surge of Covid-19 infections plaguing much of the United States, the Food and Drug Administration has stepped up the timeline to fully approve Pfizer-BioNTech’s coronavirus vaccine and aims to complete the process early next month. He said he joined the effort. President Biden said last week that he expects a […]

US Authorities Denied Pfizer’s Request for Assisted Firing Approval

“Americans with full vaccinations do not need a booster vaccine at this time,” the statement said. The move could make good business sense for Pfizer-BioNTech. Since the beginning of the pandemic, partner companies Followed a “first to market” strategy manufactures and markets vaccines. The companies did not receive federal money or participate in Operation Warp […]

FDA Is Investigating Its Own Alzheimer’s Drug Approval

The Food and Drug Administration on Friday called for a federal investigation of the process that led to the approval of a new drug for Alzheimer’s disease, which has drawn sharp criticism from lawmakers and the medical community. In a letter To the independent Office of the Inspector General of the Department of Health and […]