FDA will consider Pfizer vaccine for emergency use on December 10th

Will employers require workers to get coronavirus vaccine? FOX Business’ Gerri Willis on how workers and workplaces will be impacted when the coronavirus vaccine is released. The Food & Drug Administration announced Friday that its committee on vaccines will meet Dec. 10th to review Pfizer's request for emergency use authorization (EUA) of its Covid-19 vaccine. Continue Reading […]

Biden Covid advisor says more people 'will get infected and die' the longer Trump delays transition

Without the formal approval from the General Services Administration, Biden's coronavirus advisors can't coordinate with federal government employees on the nation's pandemic response. "I think this is really a major impediment to rolling out and scaling up the vaccine," said Dr. Celine Gounder, who sits on President-elect Joe Biden's Covid-19 panel. The administration's vaccine distribution team […]

Covid Vaccine Freezers in Place for Rollout Once FDA Gives OK

Freezers required to store Covid-19 vaccines are in place at health systems that are preparing to administer the initial doses once the two leading candidates for shots receive a green light from regulators, U.S. health officials said Wednesday. The federal government will have 40 million doses—enough to vaccinate 20 million—ready to distribute by the end […]

Pfizer CEO Albert Bourla sold millions in stock on same day of vaccine reveal

Pfizer CEO Albert Bourla cashed in on his company’s coronavirus vaccine breakthrough. The executive sold more than $5.5 million worth of Pfizer stock on Monday — the same day the drugmaker said its experimental COVID-19 shot was more than 90 percent effective, records show. The groundbreaking development sent Pfizer’s share price surging as high as […]

Pfizer says it should know if COVID-19 vaccine works by end of October

Pharmaceutical giant Pfizer will likely know by the end of next month if its coronavirus vaccine is effective, CEO Albert Bourla said. There’s a “more than 60 percent” chance that the drugmaker’s clinical research will produce results by the end of October showing whether or not the shot works, Bourla said in a Sunday TV […]

Pfizer says coronavirus vaccine could be available for emergency use by fall: report

Coronavirus put US hospitals in bad financial shape: Cleveland Clinic CEO Cleveland Clinic CEO and President Dr. Tom Mihaljevic argues the coronavirus has had a negative financial impact on hospitals, leading to health care workers getting laid off. He also said hospitals are a safe environment for care. Get all the latest news on coronavirus […]