Johnson & Johnson

Nepal receives 1.5 million doses of Johnson & Johnson vaccine from US

US Ambassador Randy Berry handed over the vaccines to Health Minister Krishna Gopal Shrestha on Monday.

published on : 12th July 2021

J&J says its single-dose Covid vaccine shows promising signs against Delta variant, lasts at least 8 months

The data showed that humoral and cellular immune responses generated by the Johnson & Johnson single-shot COVID-19 vaccine lasted through at least eight months.

published on : 2nd July 2021

Johnson & Johnson's COVID vaccine could be available in private hospitals in India next month

The advantage of this vaccine is that it requires only a single shot and can be stored in regular refrigerators for up to three months

published on : 26th June 2021

Donated US vaccines arrive for Mexican border cities

The US vaccine shipment will be used to vaccinate anyone over 18 in four cities along the US border: Tijuana, Mexicali, Ciudad Juárez and Reynosa.

published on : 15th June 2021

Johnson & Johnson asks high court to void USD 2 billion talc verdict

J&J argues that it didn't get a fair shake in a trial in state court in Missouri that resulted in initial $4.7 billion verdict in favor of 22 women who used talc products and developed ovarian cancer.

published on : 31st May 2021

Belgium suspends Johnson & Johnson Covid-19 vaccine for under 41s after one reported death

The government said in a statement it was asking for urgent advice from the European Medicines Agency, the European Union's drug regulator, before it would consider lifting the suspension.

published on : 26th May 2021

COVID-19: Punjab to explore possibility of procuring vaccines from global sources

The state government will reach out directly to all vaccine manufacturers for direct purchase of various COVID vaccines, including Sputnik V, Pfizer, Moderna, and Johnson & Johnson.

published on : 20th May 2021

COVID-19: South Africa resumes giving Johnson & Johnson jabs to health care workers

South Africa on Wednesday restarted its drive to inoculate 1.2 million health care workers with the J&J vaccine.

published on : 29th April 2021

US approves restart of Johnson & Johnson Covid-19 vaccine: Regulators

Health authorities in the United States on April 14 proposed a halt on the vaccine following instances of severe blood clots among a handful of the millions of Americans who received the vaccine.

published on : 24th April 2021

EU agency links J&J shot to rare clots, says odds favour use

Experts at the agency reiterated that the vaccine's benefits outweigh the risks.

published on : 21st April 2021

EU drug regulator prepares to issue advice on J&J COVID shot

J&J advised European governments to store their doses until the EU drug regulator issued guidance on their use; widespread use of the shot in Europe has not yet started.

published on : 20th April 2021

South Africans anxious over pause in use of Johnson & Johnson vaccines

South Africa has more than 1.5 million confirmed cases of COVID-19, including at least 53,000 deaths, representing more than 30% of all the confirmed cases in Africa's 54 countries.

published on : 15th April 2021

Joe Biden says pause on J&J shots shows government putting safety first

The Johnson & Johnson pause, which regulators say they hope to resolve within days, comes on the heels of production issues at the Baltimore plant that produces the J&J vaccine.

published on : 14th April 2021

US recommends 'pause' for single-dose Johnson & Johnson Covid vaccine to investigate clotting reports

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Food and Drug Administration said it was investigating clots in six women in the days after vaccination.

published on : 13th April 2021

In talks with Indian govt for clinical trial of single shot vaccine: Johnson & Johnson

The US Food and Drug Administration has already approved Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 vaccine that works with just one dose for emergency use in February.

published on : 9th April 2021
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