Johnson & Johnson
26 Jul 2021
South African pharmaceutical company Aspen said Monday it was releasing its first batch of African-produced Covid-19 vaccines under a licensing deal with the US giant Johnson & Johnson. The Durban-based company said the first batch was leaving its factory in Gqeberha, formerly known as Port Elizabeth. In a statement, it described the release as a…
19 May 2021
The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC), yesterday, granted conditional Emergency Use Authorisation (EUA) for Janssen (Johnson & Johnson)
18 May 2021
The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has approved the use of the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine in Nigeria to
10 May 2021
Germany on Monday opened access to Johnson & Johnson's coronavirus vaccines to all adults, lifting a priority system determining who gets the jabs first.
26 Apr 2021
South Africa announced Monday it would shortly resume using Johnson & Johnson anti-Covid vaccines, two weeks after the jab was suspended to vet risks over blood clots.
21 Apr 2021
Drugmakers including Johnson & Johnson on Tuesday denied claims they helped fuel the deadly opioid epidemic in the United States through deceptive marketing that downplayed addiction risks, as the trial in a lawsuit filed by several municipalities got underway.
20 Apr 2021
Blood clots should be listed as a "very rare" side effect of the Johnson & Johnson coronavirus vaccine but its benefits still outweigh the risks, the EU's drug watchdog said on Tuesday.
15 Apr 2021
More reports, which have established link between AstraZeneca and Johnson & Johnson (J&J) vaccines with rare blood clotting disorder may fuel vaccine hesitancy and rejection in Nigeria.
13 Apr 2021
There are growing concerns about the Johnson & Johnson coronavirus vaccine efficacy against coronavirus and its side effects. US health agencies Tuesday recommended an immediate pause in the rollout of the Johnson & Johnson coronavirus vaccine, according to a US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) statement released Tuesday. "Until that process is complete, we are…
9 Apr 2021
The EU's drug regulator said Friday it had launched a review of possible links between the Johnson & Johnson coronavirus vaccine and blood clots after reports of four cases, one of them fatal.
28 Feb 2021
South Africa's President Cyril Ramaphosa on Sunday said the country will start relaxing coronavirus restrictions, moving from alert level three down to level one
27 Feb 2021
South Africa on Saturday received its second consignment of Johnson & Johnson Covid-19 vaccines, the health minister said, as the continent's hardest-hit country scrambles to shore up its inoculation drive.