Buoyed by COVID-19 shot, J&J’s vaccines head sees a new golden age approaching

Penny Heaton had only been head of the global vaccines therapeutic area at Janssen for a few weeks when she was thrust into the global spotlight of the COVID-19 discussion. J&J (Janssen) vaccines global therapeutic area head Penny Heaton Permission granted by Penny Heaton “Within three weeks of being here, we were preparing for the … Read more

A potential COVID-19 EUA could turn this small biotech into a household name

Listen to the article 7 min This audio is auto-generated. Please let us know if you have feedback. It’s not a done deal. But so far, all indications point to the probability of Veru, a small biotech, winning the latest Emergency Use Authorization from the FDA for a COVID-19 treatment. And if all goes well, … Read more

Pfizer Rejects Accusations it Infringed COVID-19 Vaccine Assay Technology

“’The alleged patent infringement—asserted uses by Pfizer and BioNTech of the patented invention to generate data from clinical trials in support of seeking FDA approval—are precisely the type of activity that is protected by the ‘safe harbor’ from patent infringement claims under 35 USC § 271(e)(1).”’ – Pfizer Memorandum on Motion to Dismiss Pfizer and … Read more