FDA Completes Inspection Of J&J Vaccine Maker Emergent BioSolutions, Cites Concerns Over Cross-Contamination, SanitationThe U.S. Food and Drug Administration has completed its inspection of the Baltimore-based Johnson & Johnson vaccine maker Emergent BioSolutions Tuesday and "cited a number of observations concerning whether the facility’s processes met our requirements and standards."
Johnson & Johnson COVID Vaccine Maker Emergent BioSolutions Asked To Stop Making Doses While FDA Investigation UnderwayEmergent BioSolutions, the Baltimore, Maryland-based company manufacturing the Johnson & Johnson coronavirus vaccines, was asked to stop manufacturing COVID-19 related products, while the Food & Drug Administration continues its investigation into quality control issues at the plant that ruined 15 million potential doses of the vaccine.
FDA, CDC Recommend ‘Pause’ For Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 Vaccine Over Clot ReportsThe U.S. is recommending a “pause” in administration of the single-dose Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine to investigate reports of potentially dangerous blood clots.
FDA Advisory Committee Votes To Recommend Authorizing Johnson & Johnson's New COVID-19 VaccineAn FDA advisory committee voted Friday to recommend authorizing Johnson & Johnson's new COVID-19 vaccine.
CDC Shares Distribution, Messaging Advice On Johnson & Johnson's New COVID-19 VaccineThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Friday updated state and local partners on distribution plans for Johnson & Johnson's new COVID-19 vaccine which is expected to be made available for ordering on Sunday, CBS News reports.
'Game-Changing' Johnson & Johnson Single-Dose Covid-19 Vaccine Meets Requirements For Emergency Use Authorization, FDA SaysJohnson and Johnson’s new Baltimore-made vaccine is safe and effective at fighting COVID-19 according to a new analysis from the Food and Drug Administration, which is likely to vote Friday to allow emergency use by the public.
FDA Approves Moderna's COVID-19 Vaccine For Emergency Use, Baltimore Hospital Among Those To Work On Vaccine TrialsThe FDA on Friday approved Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine for emergency use.
Drugs Recalled After 'Mix-Up' Packages Depression Medication, Erectile Dysfunction Drug TogetherPharmaceutical distributor AvKare is voluntarily recalling 100mg sildenafil tablets and 100mg trazodone tablets due to a "product mix-up," the company announced Wednesday.
Gov. Hogan: Initial COVID-19 Vaccine Will Not Cover 300K Maryland Healthcare WorkersSticking with the recommendations from the CDC, Gov. Larry Hogan said when a COVID-19 vaccine is approved, certain essential healthcare workers will be the first to get it.
Novavax COVID-19 Vaccine Granted Fast Track Designation By FDAA coronavirus vaccine developed in Maryland was given fast track designation by the Food and Drug Administration.
As Coronavirus Vaccine Timeline Comes Into Focus, Scientists Now Focus On Building Public TrustA COVID-19 vaccine timeline is coming into focus.
Three Types Of Dog Foods Sold Nationwide Recalled Over High Levels Of Mold By-ProductSunshine Mills has issued a voluntary recall of three dog food products due to high levels of aflatoxin, according to the Food and Drug Administration.
Peach Recall Expanding Over Possible Salmonella Contamination After 78 Sickened In 12 States, Including MarylandA peach recall has expanded to include loose peaches and peach products after 78 people were sickened in 12 states by salmonella poisoning linked to the fruit, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Thursday.
FDA Approves World's First Fully Transparent Surgical MaskThe FDA has approved the world's first fully-transparent surgical mask, the creation of a Baltimore-based company.
Peaches May Be Linked To Salmonella Outbreak That Has Sickened 68 People In 9 States, Including MarylandThe US Food and Drug Administration is investigating a salmonella outbreak affecting 68 people in nine states that could be linked to tainted peaches.