• Merck will reportedly help produce Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine shots after failing to make its own

    1 month ago - By Business Insider

    Summary List Placement Two of the country's largest pharma companies will partner to speed up COVID-19 vaccine production.
    President Joe Biden will announce a partnership between Merck and Johnson & Johnson, senior administration officials told The Washington Post .
    Merck will dedicate two US facilities to make Johnson & Johnson vaccines. Merck's resources could double the amount of vaccines that Johnson & Johnson can make on its own, according to the report.
    Merck scrapped two coronavirus vaccine candidates in January after the shots failed to produce adequate immune responses in early...
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  • The Latest: AP source: Merck to help produce J&J vaccine

    The Latest: AP source: Merck to help produce J&J vaccine

    1 month ago - By Stl Today

    WASHINGTON - A Biden administration official says drugmaker Merck will help produce rival Johnson & Johnson's newly-approved coronavirus vaccine.
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  • Official: Merck to help produce rival J&J's COVID-19 vaccine

    Official: Merck to help produce rival J&J's COVID-19 vaccine

    1 month ago - By Chron

    WASHINGTON - Drugmaker Merck & Co. will help produce rival Johnson & Johnson's newly approved coronavirus vaccine in an effort to expand supply more quickly, a Biden administration official confirmed Tuesday.
    The announcement comes as the White House looks to speed the production of the single-dose vaccine. Officials have said J&J faced unexpected production issues with its vaccine and produced only 3.9 million doses ahead of its receiving emergency use authorization on Saturday. The company says it is on pace to deliver 100 million doses by the end of June.
    The assistance from Merck was...
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  • Alert: Biden administration official: Merck to help produce rival Johnson & Johnson's coronavirus vaccine to speed up supply

    1 month ago - By Chron

    WASHINGTON - Biden administration official: Merck to help produce rival Johnson & Johnson's coronavirus vaccine to speed up supply.
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