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FDA Panel Endorses Booster Shot For J&J COVID-19 Vaccine

Oct 16, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

J&J told the Food and Drug Administration that an extra dose adds important protection as early as two months after initial vaccination — but that it might work better if people wait until six months later.

FDA Panel Debates Lower-Dose Moderna COVID Shots For Booster

Oct 14, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

U.S. officials stress that the priority is to get shots to the 66 million unvaccinated Americans who are eligible for immunization -- those most at risk as the extra-contagious delta variant of the coronavirus has burned across the country.

Do I Need A Booster If I Got The Johnson & Johnson Vaccine?

All the vaccines used in the U.S. — including the J&J vaccine — still are doing their job of preventing hospitalizations and deaths from COVID-19.

US May Recommend Boosters Eight Months After Second Covid Vaccine Dose

Aug 17, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

The action is expected for the Pfizer shot in the coming weeks. However, the Food and Drug Administration is yet to formally approve the vaccine.

J&J Vaccine Gets Emergency Use Approval In India

Union health minister Mansukh Mandaviya said that Johnson & Johnson’s single-dose Covid-19 vaccine has got emergency use approval in India.

06 August, 2021

Johnson & Johnson Hopeful About Getting EUA Of It's Single-Dose COVID Vaccine In India

Outlook Web Desk

'On August 5, 2021 Johnson & Johnson Pvt Ltd applied for EUA of its single-dose COVID-19 vaccine to the government of India,' a Johnson & Johnson India spokesperson said in a statement.

30 July, 2021

US: States Race To Use Covid-19 Vaccines Before They Expire

Associated Press (AP)

The surge in infections in U.S is largely due to the highly contagious delta variant of the coronavirus, which has spread rapidly, particularly among unvaccinated people

01 July, 2021

'Not One Dose... ': Africa's Covid-19 Envoy Blasts EU, COVAX Over Vaccine Crisis

Associated Press (AP)

The African continent of 1.3 billion people is now in the grip of a third surge of infections that is 'extremely aggressive'.

10 June, 2021

Welcome Back! Now Work Out The Rules: Says Europe To Tourists

Associated Press (AP)

Some popular European tourist destinations open for the tourist, but with some rules.

24 April, 2021

Despite Evidence Of Rare Blood Clot Risk, US To Resume Use Of J&J’s Covid-19 Vaccine

Associated Press (AP)

The decision comes after medical advisors decided that Johnson & Johnson's single-dose Covid-19 vaccine’s benefits outweigh the risk of recipients developing a blood clot.

18 April, 2021

Remdesivir An 'Investigational Drug', Not Suitable For Home Use: Niti Aayog

Outlook Web Bureau

Niti Aayog member Dr. VK Paul on Sunday said that Remdesivir will only be administered to hospitalized, Covid-19 patients


03 April, 2021

US: Johnson & Johnson Begins Testing Covid-19 Vaccines On Teenagers

Associated Press (AP)

After initial data from older teens (those aged 16-17 years) is reviewed, the trial will expand to add adolescents ages 12 to 15.

21 November, 2020

J&J To Pay Rs 890 Cr To Woman Who Alleged Company’s Talcum Powder Contains Cancerous Agents

Outlook Web Bureau

Johnson & Johnson has said it will appeal the verdict

01 April, 2019

Johnson And Johnson Baby Shampoo Samples Fail Indian Quality Test, Company Rejects Findings

Outlook Web Bureau

This comes just a few months after Indian authorities launched an investigation into J&J’s Baby Powder to see if it contains cancer-causing asbestos.

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