Published: June 06, 2021
More than 1 million doses of Johnson & Johnsons Janssen COVID-19 vaccine arrived in South Korea from the United States on Saturday in what Seoul and Washington officials touted as a sign of the two countries robust alliance.
Published: May 20, 2021
WASHINGTON - Johnson & Johnson documented contamination risks at a Baltimore biodefense plant in June 2020, seven months before a contamination problem ruined 15 million doses of coronavirus vaccine and derailed Johnson & Johnsons domestic vaccine production, according to documents disclosed Wednesday by a House panel investigating the incident.
Published: April 30, 2021
INDIANAPOLIS - A blue card sat on the windshield of Josh Woolvins black Hyundai Tucson on Tuesday, a spot of color in the sunshine at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. It signaled to nurses at this drive-by immunization clinic that Woolvin and his mother, Debbie Shipp, wanted Johnson & Johnsons single-dose coronavirus vaccine, not their other choice, Pfizer-BioNTechs two-shot regimen.
Published: April 24, 2021
Federal health officials lifted a pause on the use of the Johnson & Johnson coronavirus vaccine Friday night after an extensive safety review by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Food and Drug Administration.
Published: April 23, 2021
Federal health authorities are leaning toward recommending that use of the Johnson & Johnson coronavirus vaccine resume, possibly as soon as this weekend - a move that would include a new warning about a rare complication involving blood clots but probably not call for age restrictions.
Published: April 15, 2021
A day after federal agencies recommended a pause in administration of the Johnson & Johnson coronavirus vaccine while they investigate potential rare side effects, public health experts and providers in the Washington region on Wednesday said they are increasing education and transparency to allay potential worries among people about coronavirus vaccines.
Published: April 05, 2021
Johnson & Johnson will take full control of the production of its coronavirus vaccine at a troubled plant in Baltimore where millions of doses worth of drugs were contaminated, the company said late Saturday.
Published: March 03, 2021
WASHINGTON - President Joe Biden announced Tuesday that pharmaceutical giant Merck will help make Johnson & Johnson's single-shot coronavirus vaccine - an unusual pact between fierce rivals that is among several steps intended to boost supply as Biden pushes toward having enough shots for every adult by the end of May.
Published: March 01, 2021
WASHINGTON - A federal advisory panel voted unanimously Sunday to recommend the nation's third coronavirus vaccine for people 18 and older, opening the way for the one-shot, easier-to-use Johnson & Johnson vaccine to be administered starting this week.