FDA Releases Johnson And Johnson COVID-19 Vaccine Briefing Ahead of Friday’s Meeting


WASHINGTON, D.C. (February 25, 2021---later this week the Food and Drug Administration, Vaccines and Related Biological Products Advisory Committee Meeting is poised to approve of the Johnson and Johnson COVID-19-vaccine. Johnson & Johnson’s one-shot coronavirus vaccine appeared safe and effective in trials according to the US Food and Drug Administration…

“Trump Administration Sets the Pace for Food Loss and Waste Reduction Efforts to Continue”


WASHINGTON, D.C.(December 17,  2020) ---today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced the renewal of the joint agency formal agreement including the Winning on Reducing Food Waste Initiative. The agreement reaffirms the agencies’ commitment to improve coordination and communication efforts…

Trump Release Statement About FDA’s Emergency Approval of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine


WASHINGTON, D.C.------today President Donald J. Trump released a statement via video about the  U.S. Food and Drug Administration approving  an "emergency use authorization of the vaccine which allows the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine to be distributed in the U.S.   "I have really good news. Today our Nation has achieved a medical…

“Memorandum on Extension of Governors’ Use of the National Guard to Respond to COVID-19 and to Facilitate Economic Recovery”


 Extension of Governors' Use of the National Guard to Respond to COVID-19 and to Facilitate Economic Recovery By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of America, including the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act, 42 U.S.C. 5121-5207…

“Operation Warp Speed Leaders Say 20 Million COVID-19 Vaccines May Be Available This Month”


Health and Human Services Secretary Alex M. Azar II said that key officials with Operation Warp Speed report that 20 million doses of the COVID-19 vaccine could be distributed this month. Azar was joined for a media briefing by Army Gen. Gustave F. Perna, chief operating officer of OWS, and Dr. Moncef Slaoui,…

“President Donald J. Trump Delivers On A COVID-19 Promise: Pfizer Announced COVID-19 Breakthrough


NEW YORK----late Sunday, November 9, 2020 Pfizer announced "The first set of results from our Phase 3 COVID-19 vaccine trial provides the initial evidence of our vaccine’s ability to prevent COVID-19,” said Dr. Albert Bourla, Pfizer Chairman and CEO. “We are reaching this critical milestone in our vaccine development program…

“Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: Daily Roundup October 20, 2020”


WASHINGTON, D.C.---The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today announced the following actions taken in its ongoing response effort to the COVID-19 pandemic: The FDA posted a new “FDA Insight” podcast featuring Deputy Commissioner Anand Shah, M.D., and Dr. Peter Marks, the Director of FDA's Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research, discussing the…

“Johnson & Johnson Initiates Pivotal Global Phase 3 Clinical Trial of Janssen’s COVID-19 Vaccine Candidate”


  NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J., September 23, 2020 – Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ) (the Company) today announced the launch of its large-scale, pivotal, multi-country Phase 3 trial (ENSEMBLE) for its COVID-19 vaccine candidate, JNJ-78436735, being developed by its Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies. The initiation of the ENSEMBLE trial follows positive interim results from the…