Keyword: Moderna Therapeutics
VBI-1501 showed neutralizing antibody activities against both fibroblast and epithelial cell infections.
PaxVax picked up the FDA's fast track tag for its chikungunya vaccine.
Moderna has several vaccines in phase 1 development, including against CMV, HMPV/PIV3, influenza, Zika and chikungunya.
Here is some other vaccine news of note for the week.
After failing a phase 2 in solid-organ transplant patients, the CMV vaccine failed in hematopoietic cell transplant recipients too.
Moderna unveiled two phase 1 prophylactic vaccine programs and a new Chikungunya antibody candidate at JPM.
An investment fund formed by J.P. Morgan and the Gates Foundation, Global Health Investment Fund led Themis' €10 million series C.
Secretive Moderna shared a new peek into its infectious disease vaccines efforts Thursday.
Moderna has snagged a former Novartis manufacturing exec to oversee completion and scale-up of a $110 million manufacturing facility near Boston.