Johnson & Johnson vaccine

Merck to produce Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine

Merck to produce Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine

WASHINGTON  — Merck will help produce rival Johnson & Johnson’s newly approved coronavirus vaccine in an effort to expand supply more quickly, the White House reported Tuesday. This announcement comes as the White House looks to ramp up the production of the single-dose vaccine. Officials have said J&J faced unexpected production issues with its vaccine

FDA panel endorses Johnson & Johnson vaccine in 22-0 vote

FDA panel endorses Johnson & Johnson vaccine in 22-0 vote

WASHINGTON — The  Food and Drug Administration advisory committee endorsed Johnson & Johnson’s coronavirus vaccine late Friday afternoon, with panel members saying the shot will be a crucial third option to vaccinate millions of Americans. The vaccine appears widely effective against the virus and is especially good at preventing severe cases, according to data presented