Merck’s Covid Pill Approved by FDA for High-Risk Adults

A Merck executive, Dr. Dean Li said on Thursday that preliminary laboratory studies had shown the drug to be equally effective against Omicron as it was against previous versions of the virus. The company and independent researchers are conducting experiments on how well the drug can stop the proliferation of the Omicron variant. Merck and […]

Novavax’s Covid Vaccine Approved in Europe

The European Commission on Monday official A Covid-19 vaccine made by Novavax makes it the fifth vaccine available in 27 countries of the European Union. “I am particularly pleased that the Novavax vaccine has been approved today, at a time when the Omicron variant is spreading rapidly and we need to accelerate the implementation of […]

How Unproven Alzheimer’s Drug Approved?

The idea of ‚Äč‚Äčexpedited approval was proposed by the FDA’s oncology center chair and non-council member Dr. It was brought up by Rick Pazdur. It wasn’t discussed in detail, but after the meeting, expedited approval seemed the only way to make the drug available, given the council’s refusal to standardize approval. On April 26, Dr. […]