Topic: seasonal influenza vaccine
AZ's FluMist will be dramatically limited in the U.S. this flu season because of production problems, a spokeswoman said.
Flu vaccine batches containing more than half a million doses have been returned to Sanofi after failing import inspections in Taiwan and Hong Kong.
Sanofi might need to work out some extraordinary measures to ensure flu vaccine supplies to the U.K. in case of a no-deal Brexit.
Sanofi will increase the supplies of Flublok Quadrivalent and Fluzone High-Dose to 25 million doses for the coming flu season.
Seqirus' cell-based flu vaccine was 26.5% effective at keeping those 65 and older out of the hospital in the past flu season, an FDA study finds.
Amid a particularly severe flu season, FDA chief Scott Gottlieb said the "holy grail" of vaccines—a shot that fights any strain of virus—is years off.
GlaxoSmithKline is touting phase 3 study data showing its Fluarix Tetra can protect young children who are among the most vulnerable to the virus.
The egg-based production process might have made this season's flu shot only 10% effective.
Hong Kong’s Department of Health started an investigation after a doctor was found giving expired FluQuadri vaccines to patients.