Governor Hogan Receives Second COVID Booster Shot, Urges Marylanders To Get VaccinatedGov. Larry Hogan and First Lady Yumi Hogan received their second COVID-19 vaccine booster shots today.
Maryland-Based Vaccine Manufacturer Developing COVID-19 Vaccine That Targets Omicron VariantThe Novavax two-dose shot is made with lab-grown copies of the spike protein that coats the coronavirus.
Baltimore Church Holds COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic Saturday As State Reports 1,200 New Cases And 20 DeathsGreater Emmanuel Ministries Church of God in Christ on Saturday hosted a walk-up COVID-19 vaccine clinic with the Maryland Department of Health.
Gaithersburg-Based NovaVax Initiates Trial For Combination COVID-19 And Flu VaccineThe trial will be conducted in Australia at up to 12 sites and results are expected during the first half of 2022.
More Protection: US Likely To Authorize COVID Booster ShotsAfter struggling for months to persuade Americans to get the COVID-19 vaccine, U.S. health officials could soon face a fresh challenge: talking vaccinated people into getting booster shots to gain longer-lasting protection as the delta variant sends infections soaring again.
Pfizer Submits Data To FDA Showing A Booster Dose Works Well Against Original Coronavirus And VariantsPfizer and BioNTech said Monday they have submitted initial data to the US Food and Drug Administration to support the use of a booster dose of Covid-19 vaccine.
Maryland-Based Novavax Reaches Agreement For European Commission For Up To 200 Million COVID-19 Vaccine DosesNovavax, a biotechnology company based in Gaithersburg, announced Wednesday it has finalized an advanced purchase agreement with the European Commission for up to 200 million doses of its COVID-19 vaccine.
The Surge Of Covid-19 Infections For Unvaccinated People Is Only Beginning, Experts WarnWith the recent increase of Covid-19 infections and hospitalizations due to the spread of the highly transmissible Delta variant, health experts and officials expect the surge to worsen as long as large segments of the country remain unvaccinated.
Some Vaccinated Americans Have Lost Their Patience With Those Refusing The Shot As Covid-19 Cases Surge And Mandates ReturnWith Covid-19 cases and hospitalizations now surging again and officials across the US suddenly reimposing restrictions after a summer of semi-normalcy, Many vaccinated Americans are becoming increasingly angry at those who are refusing the shot.
Emergent Biosolutions To Resume Production Of Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 VaccineThe FDA announced that they will allow Emergent Biosolutions to resume production of the Johnson and Johnson covid-19 vaccine on Thursday.
Queen Anne's County Health Department Moves Covid Vaccinations From Mondays To ThursdaysThe Queen Anne's County Department of Health is moving its COVID-19 appointments from Mondays to Thursdays starting July 19.
It's Not Just About You. Experts Say Getting A Covid-19 Vaccine Protects Everyone Around YouDefeating this pandemic and the highly contagious Delta variant isn't just about protecting yourself through vaccination -- it's also about having others in the community vaccinated, doctors say.
Additional Batch Of Johnson & Johnson Vaccine Authorized For Emergency Use By FDAThe U.S. Food And Drug Administration announced Tuesday that they are authorizing additional batches of the Johnson & Johnson coronavirus vaccine produced at Emergent BioSolutions.
Novavax: Large Study Finds COVID-19 Shot About 90% EffectiveVaccine maker Novavax said Monday its shot was highly effective against COVID-19 and also protected against variants in a large, late-stage study in the U.S. and Mexico.
FDA Orders J&J Vaccines Made At Baltimore Emergent Plant To Be TossedThe Food and Drug Administration is forcing Johnson & Johnson to throw out millions of vaccine doses made at a plant here in Baltimore. The FDA, for months, had been reviewing and testing the doses manufactured at the Emergent Biosolutions facility here in Baltimore.