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AstraZeneca signs new Covid contracts in shift away from not-for-profit

AstraZeneca said it had started signing commercial contracts to supply its Covid-19 vaccine next year as the pandemic moves to an “endemic phase,”...

Europe

EU urges member states to re-embrace AstraZeneca vaccine

Brussels has encouraged EU member states to act on a new European Medicines Agency opinion that the benefits of the Oxford/AstraZeneca Covid vaccine...

Health

AstraZeneca vaccine: Blood clotting in younger people ‘not surprising’ says professor

There have been a handful of rare reports of blood clotting in younger people, particularly younger women under the age of 55, following...

Europe

EU drug agency denies already finding causal link between AstraZeneca vaccine and blood clots

Europe’s drug regulator has denied it has already established a causal connection between the Oxford/AstraZeneca vaccine and a rare blood clotting syndrome, after...

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AstraZeneca boss speaks out as Boris Johnson appeals to EU not to restrict vaccine movements in supply row

Boris Johnson has appealed for the world to avoid restrictions to vaccine movements across borders, as an escalating row between the EU and drugs giant AstraZeneca threatens supplies...