FDA issues emergency use authorization for Johnson & Johnson vaccine

Medical experts on Friday unanimously recommended that...

The Johnson & Johnson vaccine, which was developed in collaboration with BIDMC, was authorized Saturday for use in the U.S. Experts in gene-based technology, including Dan Barouch, MD, PhD (Center for Virology and Vaccine Research, BIDMC), produced a class of vaccines they believe can protect against all manner of outbreaks in the years to come.

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Dan Barouch, MD, PhD (Center for Virology and Vaccine Research, BIDMC) led the team that developed the vaccine in a collaboration between Johnson & Johnson and BIDMC, and shared what its approval will mean for the state of Massachusetts’s vaccination efforts.

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According to new trial data, Johnson & Johnson’s one-shot COVID-19 vaccine appears to provide more protection against worrisome virus variants than initially reported. The vaccine was developed in a collaboration between Johnson & Johnson and BIDMC, led by Dan Barouch, MD, PhD (Center for Virology and Vaccine Research, BIDMC).

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A research team at BIDMC led by James E. Kirby...

Advisers are set the meet this week to discuss the recommendation of the Johnson & Johnson one-shot vaccine for emergency use authorization. Dan Barouch, MD, PhD (Center for Virology and Vaccine Research, BIDMC) noted the process needs to be accelerated for vaccine rollout in the United States and throughout the world.

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