Moderna jab marks new milestone in NHS vaccination programme

Moderna jab marks new milestone in NHS vaccination programme

A third COVID-19 vaccine has started being rolled out across more than 20 sites, including Reading’s Madejski Stadium and the Sheffield Arena, as the...
MHRA new advice on possible link between COVID-19 Vaccine AstraZeneca and blood clots

MHRA new advice on possible link between COVID-19 Vaccine AstraZeneca and blood clots

The benefits of vaccination continue to outweigh any risks but the MHRA advises careful consideration be given to people who are at higher risk...
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Twice weekly rapid COVID-19 testing to be available to everyone in England

Access to twice weekly, free, regular, rapid coronavirus (COVID-19) testing from 9 April for everyone in England, the Government has announced. Everyone in England,...
GSK to support manufacture of Novavax’ COVID-19 vaccine

GSK to support manufacture of Novavax’ COVID-19 vaccine

GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) has reached an agreement in principle with Novavax and the UK Government Vaccines Taskforce to support manufacturing of up to 60 million...
New lateral flow device distribution service announced for pharmacies

New lateral flow device distribution service announced for pharmacies

A new advanced service – the NHS community pharmacy COVID-19 lateral flow device distribution service – has been added to the NHS Community Pharmacy Contractual Framework (CPCF). The service,...
UK Health Security Agency launched to deal with future threats

UK Health Security Agency launched to deal with future threats

A new UK Health Security Agency (UKHSA) has launched to plan for, prevent and respond to future external health threats such as infectious diseases. The...
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The future of digital healthcare

Building on the huge progress the NHS made during 2020, Gianpiero Celino, Clinical Director, Cegedim Healthcare Solutions, outlines a vision for the future of...
Updated US trial data shows AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine is 76% effective

AstraZeneca releases updated US trial data on COVID-19 vaccine

AstraZeneca has released updated information about its COVID-19 vaccine following concern expressed by the Data and Safety Monitoring Board (DSMB) about initial data from...
MSD’s pembrolizumab added to NHSE COVID interim treatment list

MSD’s pembrolizumab added to NHSE COVID interim treatment list

MSD has reached an agreement with NHS England to make pembrolizumab available in England for eligible patients with metastatic MSI-H/dMMR colorectal cancer as an...
What does it really take to conduct a vaccine trial at scale?

What does it really take to conduct a vaccine trial at scale?

The Pfizer/BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine trial was one of the largest and fastest clinical trials ever conducted. ICON, a global provider of outsourced drug and...

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