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AstraZeneca asks FDA to authorize COVID antibody treatment

Oct. 05, 2021 13:40 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — AstraZeneca, the drugmaker that developed one of the first COVID-19 vaccines, has asked the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to authorize the emergency use of a first-of-a-kind antibody treatment to prevent the disease. The Anglo-Swedish company said...

Sanofi drops plans for messenger RNA vaccine against virus

Sep. 28, 2021 11:56 AM EDT

PARIS (AP) — French drugmaker Sanofi said Tuesday it was shelving plans for a COVID-19 vaccine based on messenger RNA despite positive results from early stage testing. The Paris-based company said it will continue to develop another vaccine candidate that is already...

The Latest: Pfizer gives vaccine data from kids 5-11 to FDA

Sep. 28, 2021 10:52 AM EDT

NEW YORK — Pfizer has submitted research to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration on the effectiveness of its COVID-19 vaccine in children as it moves closer to seeking approval for expanded use of the shots. The drugmaker and its partner, Germany’s BioNTech, say they...

Report: Tipping point reached for defense technology

Aug. 28, 2021 10:01 AM EDT

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Force fields protecting us from drones and missiles. Guns that shoot lasers instead of firing bullets. Rock ’em Sock ’em Robots zapping at each other on the battlefield. A new report by the Air Force...

Rocket Lab launches US Space Force satellite

Jul. 29, 2021 15:51 PM EDT

LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) — A research and development satellite for the U.S. Space Force was successfully launched into orbit Thursday from a launch pad in New Zealand, California-based Rocket Lab said. The satellite named Monolith was placed into low Earth orbit by an...