Vaccine results appear promising as coronavirus grips US | WNT

Moderna said there were positive signs for its potential vaccine and Pfizer launched the last phase of its trial as Florida recorded its deadliest day with the virus. WATCH THE FULL EPISODE OF ‘WORLD NEWS TONIGHT’: https://bit.ly/2Dcy5tZ WATCH OTHER FULL EPISODES OF WORLD NEWS TONIGHT: http://abc.go.com/shows/world-news-tonight WATCH WORLD NEWS TONIGHT ON HULU: https://hulu.tv/33iKepm #WorldNewsTonight #COVID19 … Read more Vaccine results appear promising as coronavirus grips US | WNT

US reaches deal for 100m doses of Covid-19 vaccine in development

The US has reached a deal for 100 million doses of coronavirus vaccine from Pfizer and BioNTech, slated for delivery by December. Pfizer says clinical trials of the vaccine are about to begin. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 http://f24.my/YTliveEN Visit our website: http://www.france24.com Subscribe … Read more US reaches deal for 100m doses of Covid-19 vaccine in development

Pfizer in Pact With U.S. for 100 Million Covid-19 Vaccine Doses

Jul.22 — Global coronavirus cases have reached another milestone, topping 15 million infections. Hong Kong, Japan and California all reporting daily records. But there is some hope ahead as the U.S. seals a pact with Pfizer for a vaccine. Bloomberg’s Yvonne Man reports on “Bloomberg Markets: China Open.”

Wall Street ends choppy session higher

Wall Street ended the day higher on Wednesday in a choppy session with shares of Pfizer boosting the Dow Jones after the drugmaker secured a nearly $2 billion order from the U.S. government if its experimental COVID-19 vaccine is successful. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from around … Read more Wall Street ends choppy session higher

Pfizer Reaches Deal with U.S. for 100 Million Covid-19 Vaccine Doses

The Trump administration will pay Pfizer nearly $2 billion for a December delivery of 100 million doses of a COVID-19 vaccine the pharmaceutical company is developing, Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar announced Wednesday. The U.S. could buy another 500 million doses under the agreement _ if the vaccine ultimately proves safe and effective. … Read more Pfizer Reaches Deal with U.S. for 100 Million Covid-19 Vaccine Doses

U.S. pays Pfizer, BioNTech $2 bln for vaccines

Pfizer and its German partner, BioNTech, secured a nearly $2 billion order from the U.S. government for 100 million doses of a COVID-19 vaccine that doesn’t yet exist. Under the agreement, the U.S. can acquire up to 500 million additional doses. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from … Read more U.S. pays Pfizer, BioNTech $2 bln for vaccines

Oxford’s Covid-19 vaccine appears safe, but more research needed

Results from trials involving three different coronavirus vaccines released, all showing positive results, with evidence the vaccines can produce immune responses that would be expected to protect people against infection. They all also appeared to be safe, although it will take studies with more people to show how safe they really are and whether they … Read more Oxford’s Covid-19 vaccine appears safe, but more research needed

Britain signs vaccine deals for 90mln doses

Britain has signed deals to secure 90 million doses of two possible COVID-19 vaccines. The business ministry announced the agreements on Monday (July 20) with the Pfizer and BioNTech alliance and French group Valneva. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from around the globe. Our reputation for accuracy … Read more Britain signs vaccine deals for 90mln doses

Coronavirus vaccine: UK government signs new deal for extra 90 million doses | ITV News

The UK government has signed new deals which will provide more than 90 million doses of a Covid-19 vaccine. Pharmaceutical companies – BioNTech and German firm Pfizer – are developing a vaccine and the government has secured an agreement for 30 million doses, Business Secretary Alok Sharma confirmed. The government has also done a deal … Read more Coronavirus vaccine: UK government signs new deal for extra 90 million doses | ITV News

Watch again: Matt Hancock updates MPs on coronavirus response

The Government says it has secured an agreement for 30 million doses of a vaccine being developed – and currently at phase two trials – by BioNTech and German firm Pfizer. There has also been an in-principle deal done for 60 million doses of a vaccine that is being developed by France’s Valneva. The figure … Read more Watch again: Matt Hancock updates MPs on coronavirus response

Ned Sharpless, Patrick Dempsey and Md. Gov. Larry Hogan discuss cancer (Full Stream 7/16)

The emergence of the novel coronavirus has presented huge obstacles for people living with cancer and the health-care workers who care for them. Ned Sharpless, director of the National Cancer Institute, will discuss how COVID-19 is affecting cancer care and treatment across the country. We will also hear from Dempsey Center founder, actor Patrick Dempsey, … Read more Ned Sharpless, Patrick Dempsey and Md. Gov. Larry Hogan discuss cancer (Full Stream 7/16)

Pfizer, BioNTech get vaccine ‘fast track’ from FDA

Pfizer Inc and partner BioNTech SE said two of their experimental coronavirus vaccines received ‘fast track’ designation from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, speeding up the regulatory review process. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from around the globe. Our reputation for accuracy and impartiality is unparalleled. … Read more Pfizer, BioNTech get vaccine ‘fast track’ from FDA

Protest Against Africa’s First Covid-19 Virus Vaccine Trial in South Africa

(AP) Protesters against Africa’s first COVID-19 vaccine trial burned their face masks on Wednesday as experts note a worrying level of resistance and misinformation around testing on the continent. Anti-vaccine sentiment in Africa is “the worst I’ve ever seen,” the CEO of the GAVI vaccine alliance, Seth Berkley, told an African Union vaccine conference last … Read more Protest Against Africa’s First Covid-19 Virus Vaccine Trial in South Africa

Pfizer announces promising results from early COVID-19 vaccine trials | WNT

The company said it could move to the next phase of trials with 30,000 as early as later this month. WATCH THE FULL EPISODE OF ‘WORLD NEWS TONIGHT’: https://bit.ly/2NNYwbG WATCH OTHER FULL EPISODES OF WORLD NEWS TONIGHT: http://abc.go.com/shows/world-news-tonight WATCH WORLD NEWS TONIGHT ON HULU: https://hulu.tv/33iKepm #WorldNewsTonight #Pfizer #COVID19Vaccine

Experimental Virus Vaccine From Pfizer and BioNtech Shows Promise

Jul.01 — An early trial of an experimental coronavirus vaccine from Pfizer Inc. and BioNtech SE showed it’s safe and prompted patients to produce antibodies against the new virus, keeping it in the lead pack for a pandemic shot. Sam Fazeli of Bloomberg Intelligence discusses the report on “Bloomberg Markets.”