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New Clinical Trial for a COVID-19 Vaccine Authorised in Germany

The Paul-Ehrlich-Institut, Federal Institute for Vaccines and Biomedicines has authorised another Phase-1 clinical trial of a vaccine against COVID-19 in Germany. The new vaccine candidate is a so-called vector vaccine. Trials on vaccine candidates in humans are a significant step in the direction of authorising safe and efficacious vaccines against COVID-19. This new vaccine is […]

Paul-Ehrlich-Institut – Another Clinical Trial of a COVID-19 Vaccine authorised in Germany

Spike-Protein on SARS-CoV-2 (Source: S.Myshkovsky/photodisc/Gettyimages)

The Paul-Ehrlich-Institut, Federal Institute for Vaccines and Biomedicines, has authorised another clinical trial of a vaccine against COVID-19 in Germany. The intensive preliminary scientific advice of the medicines developer CureVac, and the prioritisation of the regulatory activities at the Paul-Ehrlich-Institut for vaccines and biomedicines against COVID-19 have made it possible to complete the authorisation procedure […]

Roche initiates phase III clinical trial of Actemra/RoActemra plus remdesivir in hospitalised patients with severe COVID-19 pneumonia

Roche is also close to completing enrolment of a global randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled phase III clinical trial of Actemra®/RoActemra® (tocilizumab) in hospitalised patients with severe COVID-19 pneumonia (COVACTA), with results expected this summer. Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) today announced the initiation of a global phase III, randomised, double-blind, multicentre study (REMDACTA) to evaluate […]

Paul-Ehrlich Institut : First Clinical Trial of a COVID-19 Vaccine Authorised in Germany

The Paul-Ehrlich-Institut, Federal Institute for Vaccines and Biomedicines, has authorised the first clinical trial of a vaccine against COVID-19 in Germany. Spike-Protein SARS-CoV-2 (Source: Viaframe/Corbis/GettyImages) The authorisation of this trial is the result of a careful assessment of the potential risk/benefit profile of the vaccine candidate. Based on extensive scientific advice to the medicine developer, […]

Second webinar organized on 23 April by the “COVID-19 Clinical Management Support System” on “inherited arrhythmia syndromes and COVID-19”

Two experts from the ERN GUARD-HEART and the Hospital Clínic of Barcelona in Spain will hold the seminar, which will take place on 23 April from 17.30 to 18.30 (CET). The purpose of the webinar is to provide clinicians with the most updated knowledge on how to manage patients affected both by inherited arrhythmia syndromes […]

EU Commission launches “COVID-19 Clinical Management Support System”

On 24 March, the European Commission launched the “COVID-19 Clinical Management Support System” with the aim to support clinicians in hospitals that are currently facing the coronavirus emergency all over Europe. Based on the experience with the European Reference Networks, the initiative will help to create rapid connections across Europe among the hospitals indicated by […]