Tag: Janssen

Chile approves J&J’s Covid-19 vaccine for emergency use – ET HealthWorld

Chile‘s Institute of Public Health said on Thursday that it had approved the emergency use of Covid-19 vaccine developed by Belgian laboratory Janssen for U.S. pharmaceutical Johnson & Johnson. The single-dose vaccines will arrive through the global COVAX mechanism, which distributes vaccines to low and middle-income countries and is supported by the World Health Organization […]

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Denmark drops Johnson and Johnson’s Covid-19 vaccine rollout over side effects – ET HealthWorld

Denmark on Monday dropped Johnson and Johnson’s Covid-19 vaccine rollout due to concerns over jab’s side effects. “The Danish Health Authority has concluded that the benefits of using the Covid-19 vaccine from Johnson & Johnson do not outweigh the risk of causing the possible adverse effect, Vaccine-induced Thrombotic Thrombocytopenia (VITT), in those who receive the […]

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J&J scientists refute idea that Covid-19 vaccine’s design linked to clots – ET HealthWorld

Scientists at Johnson & Johnson on Friday refuted an assertion in a major medical journal that the design of their Covid-19 vaccine, which is similar to AstraZeneca’s, may explain why both have been linked to very rare brain blood clots in some vaccine recipients. The United States earlier this week paused the distribution of the […]

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Janssen’s Covid-19 vaccine under EU review over blood clots reports – ET HealthWorld

Brussels: Europe’s medicines watchdog said it was reviewing reports of rare blood clots in four people who received the Covid-19 vaccine developed by Janssen, the pharmaceutical arm of Johnson & Johnson. In a statement, the European Medicines Agency (EMA) said its safety committee had started a review to assess reports of thromboembolic events, which occurred […]

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