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LIST: Target trial sites in PH for Janssen, Clover, Sinovac vaccines

MANILA, Philippines — Three Covid-19 vaccines have been cleared so far by regulators to be tested in the Philippines through Phase 3 clinical trials— the vaccines developed by Belgium-based Janssen Pharmaceuticals and Chinese firms Clover Biopharmaceuticals and Sinovac Biotech. Under Phase 3 clinical trials, thousands of patients have to be inoculated with the candidate vaccine to test its efficacy […] The post LIST: Target trial sites in PH for Janssen, Clover, Sinovac vaccines appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource: inquirer inquirerJan 22nd, 2021

Where clinical trials are planned for the Janssen, Sinovac and Clover vaccines

Belgium-based firm Janssen Pharmaceutica and Chinese drugmakers Sinovac Biotech and Clover Biopharmaceuticals have secured approval from the country's Food and Drug Administration to conduct clinical trials of their COVID-19 shots in the country......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 22nd, 2021

Janssen, Clover pushing through with Philippine trials

Multinational pharmaceutical giant Janssen and Chinese firm Clover Biopharmaceuticals could still pursue plans to conduct Phase 3 clinical trials for their respective candidate COVID-19 vaccines despite government pronouncements to buy from Chinese firms Sinovac and Sinopharm, Science and Technology Secretary Fortunato dela Peña said yesterday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 15th, 2021

WHO experts say Chinese jabs show ‘safety’, but data lacking

WHO vaccine experts said Wednesday that an interim analysis of clinical trial data from two Chinese Covid-19 vaccines showed they demonstrated “safety and good efficacy”, but that more data was needed. The Chinese firms Sinovac and Sinopharm, whose Covid jabs are already being used in several countries, have submitted data in applications for the World […] The post WHO experts say Chinese jabs show ‘safety’, but data lacking appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsMar 31st, 2021

Vaccines as a booster

With the arrival of close to a million doses of COVID-19 vaccines (about half a million each from AstraZeneca and Sinovac), courtesy of the COVAX facility, we are now part of the growing list of countries – 50 out of the 193 UN member countries -- rolling out their vaccination plans......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsMar 7th, 2021

AstraZeneca, Janssen, Clover Pharmaceuticals secure ethics review approval

Health Secretary Maria Rosario Vergeire on Monday said three vaccine firms for COVID-19 have already secured approval from the ethics review board — an essential requirement to be pursued before a clinical trial in the country is allowed. These were British firm AstraZeneca, Janssen by Johnson & Johnson, as well as Clover Pharmaceuticals from China. […] The post AstraZeneca, Janssen, Clover Pharmaceuticals secure ethics review approval appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsDec 7th, 2020

Cebu City to open three more vaccination sites

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City will be opening three additional vaccination sites for the expected resumption of the rollout with the arrival of more vaccines. Vice Mayor Michael Rama said in a press conference on May 13, 2021, that two sites would be opened in the mountain barangays for the North and South districts. […] The post Cebu City to open three more vaccination sites appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 13th, 2021

Only 5K Pfizer vaccines allocated for Cebu City; pre-list needed

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Only 5,000 Cebu City residents may actually get the Pfizer vaccines that have recently arrived in Central Visayas. The Vaccination Operations Center (VOC) said only 5,000 vaccines had been allocated to the city for now and another allocation was given to the Project Balik Buhay (PBB). Doctor Jeffrey Ibones, city health […] The post Only 5K Pfizer vaccines allocated for Cebu City; pre-list needed appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 13th, 2021

Cuba rolls out two Covid vaccines still in trial phase

Cuba rolls out two Covid vaccines still in trial phase.....»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsMay 13th, 2021

DOH Bicol CHD reiterates possible adverse events and risk of infection even after COVID-19 vaccination

May 1, 2021 Under the COVID-19 vaccination program in the Bicol Region, AstraZeneca and Sinovac vaccines are being administered to frontline health workers in various health facilities, both government and private. These vaccines prevent the development of severe to critical infection. The Department of Health – Bicol Center for Health Development (DOH Bicol CHD) reiterates […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  bicolperyodikoRelated NewsMay 3rd, 2021

Vaccine rollout for senior citizens to resume on May 3

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The vaccine rollout for senior citizens in Cebu City will resume on Monday, May 3, 2021.  Cebu City Mayor Edgardo Labella confirmed that nearly 10,000 Sinovac vaccines had been allocated to the city from the Department of Health in Central Visayas (DOH-7).  The DOH-7 received over 56,000 vaccines on April 30, […] The post Vaccine rollout for senior citizens to resume on May 3 appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 1st, 2021

10M doses from 4 drug makers seen beefing up June supply

The Philippines will have a steady supply of 10 million doses of COVID 19 vaccines by end-June from pharmaceutical firms Sinovac, Moderna, Gamaleya Research Institute and Oxford/AstraZeneca, officials said Thurs.....»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsApr 30th, 2021

Delivery of 15,000 doses of Sputnik V moved to May — Palace

MANILA, Philippines — The arrival of 15,000 doses of Russia’s Sputnik V COVID-19 vaccine will be postponed to May, Malacañang said Wednesday. “We confirm that logistical challenges resulted in the delay of the arrival of 15,000 trial order of Sputnik V,” presidential spokesperson Harry Roque said in a statement. The initial batch of vaccines developed […] The post Delivery of 15,000 doses of Sputnik V moved to May — Palace appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsApr 28th, 2021

Cebu City ‘deactivates’ 3 sites for vaccination rollout until new supply arrives

CEBU CITY, Philippines – As of Monday, April 26, all three vaccination sites in the city were temporarily deactivated, says Councilor Dave Tumulak. Tumulak said that the city has already used up its supply of COVID-19 vaccines, prompting health officials here to halt the rollout for senior citizens. “Walay vaccines niabot from DOH – Manila […] The post Cebu City ‘deactivates’ 3 sites for vaccination rollout until new supply arrives appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsApr 26th, 2021

BREAKING: Senior citizen jab roll-out halted: No more vaccines

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The number of vaccinated senior citizens is growing in Cebu City as the program continues to roll out in three sites in the city. Yet the number of vaccine doses is limited and no new shipment has arrived in the region for now. In fact, less than a hundred doses are […] The post BREAKING: Senior citizen jab roll-out halted: No more vaccines appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsApr 23rd, 2021

Cebu City exceeds daily target on second day of seniors vaccination

CEBU CITY, Philippines –More seniors visited Cebu City’s vaccination sites on Tuesday, April 20, the second day of the vaccine rollout for senior citizens here. Councilor Dave Tumulak said that they exceeded their daily target of 1, 000 seniors per day after a total of 1, 125 showed up for vaccination that day. Still, they […] The post Cebu City exceeds daily target on second day of seniors vaccination appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsApr 21st, 2021

Janssen, Covaxin get nod from FDA

The Food and Drug Administration has granted emergency use authorization to Janssen of Johnson & Johnson and Covaxin of Bharat Biotech for their respective COVID-19 vaccines......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsApr 20th, 2021

Covaxin, Janssen vaccines OK for emergency use

Covaxin, Janssen vaccines OK for emergency use.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  pepRelated NewsApr 20th, 2021

End the war on law and justice

A few weeks ago, a Calbayog police intelligence officer wrote to the clerk of court of the local Regional Trial Court for a list of lawyers representing “communist terrorist groups” and hoped for the court’s “kind” cooperation. The legal community immediately and understandably denounced this action......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsApr 19th, 2021

Valenzuela starts to vaccinate seniors

The Valenzuela government targets to inoculate 5,909 senior citizens with AstraZeneca and Sinovac vaccines this week......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsApr 18th, 2021

CV gets 44K additional Sinovac vaccines, may start roll-out for seniors

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Department of Health in Central Visayas (DOH-7) has announced that the region is getting an additional 44,400 allocations of the Sinovac vaccine. Dr. Mary Jean Loreche, the chief pathologist of DOH-7, said in the daily briefer for April 14, 2021, that the additional doses have arrived today and will be […] The post CV gets 44K additional Sinovac vaccines, may start roll-out for seniors appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsApr 14th, 2021