• Some J&J vaccine doses can be used, but many must be tossed

    1 day ago - By Stl Today

    U.S. regulators are allowing the release of about 10 million doses of Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 vaccine from a troubled Baltimore factory, but many more doses can't be used and must be thrown out.
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  • J&J vaccine doses to be released, but many will be tossed

    J&J vaccine doses to be released, but many will be tossed

    1 day ago - By Chron

    U.S. regulators are allowing the release of 10 million doses of Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 vaccine from a troubled Baltimore factory, but many other doses can't be used and must be thrown out.
    The Food and Drug Administration announced Friday that it had determined that two batches from the plant, which is owned by Emergent BioSolutions and has been shuttered for weeks, could be released. But it said several other batches are not suitable for use and additional batches are still under review.
    The agency wouldn't specify why those batches can't be used, but a person familiar with the...
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  • AP source: J&J doses to be released, but many will be tossed

    1 day ago - By Chron

    U.S. regulators are allowing for the release of 10 million doses of Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 vaccine from a troubled Baltimore factory, but material to make many more must be thrown out because of possible contamination, a person familiar with the decision told The Associated Press on Friday.
    The Food and Drug Administration announced that it had determined that two batches from the plant could be released. But it said several other batches are not suitable for use and additional batches are still under review.
    A second person familiar with the decision confirmed that it would allow...
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