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Explained: Why the US lifted the pause on Johnson and Johnson's single-shot Covid-19 vaccine

April 30, 2021 8:40 am

The Johnson and Johnson vaccine is not the only one to have raised concerns about rare blood-clotting events. So, what changes now?

Federal inspectors fear more vaccines were exposed to contamination

April 22, 2021 12:29 pm

The regulators for the Food and Drug Administration said that the company manufacturing the vaccine, Emergent BioSolutions, may have contaminated additional doses at the plant. They said the company failed to fully investigate the contamination.

India likely to waive customs duty on Covid-19 vaccine imports

April 20, 2021 12:59 pm

While Russia's Sputnik V vaccines are due to arrive this month or latest by next month, manufacturers like Moderna and Johnson and Johnson have been urged to seek emergency use approval in India.

US puts J&J in charge of plant that botched Covid-19 vaccine, removes AstraZeneca

April 05, 2021 10:41 am

J&J said it was "assuming full responsibility" of the Emergent BioSolutions facility in Baltimore, reiterating that it will deliver 100 million doses to the government by the end of May.

Third US vaccine could raise question: Which shots are best?

February 26, 2021 9:33 pm

If cleared for emergency use, the J&J vaccine would offer a one-dose option that could help speed vaccinations, tamp down a pandemic that has killed more than 500,000 people in the U.S. and stay ahead of a mutating virus.

Explained: How does Johnson & Johnson single-dose Covid-19 vaccine work?

February 25, 2021 2:09 pm

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has said that the single-dose vaccine for Covid-19 manufactured by Johnson & Johnson is safe and effective against the novel coronavirus. How does the shot work?

J&J single-shot vaccine found 66% effective in phase 3 clinical trials; what this means

January 30, 2021 8:21 pm

The vaccine, developed at J&J’s Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies, will be the first single-dose vaccine introduced for commercial use, once cleared for emergency use.

Explained: What pause in Johnson & Johnson Covid-19 vaccine trial means

October 19, 2020 12:49 pm

After Oxford-AstraZeneca, Johnson & Johnson has now paused its vaccine trials — again on account of illness in a participant. Since both use the same platform, is this a pattern, or is it likely a coincidence?

Explained: The three global Covid-19 vaccine trials that have hit a bump

October 22, 2020 1:07 pm

Johnson & Johnson became the second company after AstraZeneca to halt Covid-19 vaccine trials. Last month, Oxford vaccine trials were halted after one of the participants in the UK developed an "unexplained illness".

Stocks rise, shaking off J&J trial halt and inflation woes

October 13, 2020 11:09 am

Both stock indexes are close to erasing year-to-date losses, supported by inflows of around $580 million into Indian equities from foreign investors this month.