Study suggests Pfizer vaccine might be less effective in obese people

Data from a recent study suggests that the Pfizer/BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine might be less effective for people that are obese. Researchers in Italy have discovered that, as compared to healthy…

South Africa to invest $712Mn for commencing its mass vaccination drive

South Africa is nearing plans to inject $712 million to vaccinate 67% of its population as to control the spread of the coronavirus in the country as well as to…

Moderna to start testing vaccine which fights the South Africa strain

Renowned American biotech firm, Moderna, has reportedly announced that it is currently working with a number of government scientists in South Africa to study the efficacy of an experimental booster…

Cartesian Therapeutics initiates Phase 2 Trial of multiple myeloma therapy

Driven by the need to develop an effective frontline cell therapy treatment for multiple myeloma, Cartesian Therapeutics, a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company specializing in mRNA-engineered cell therapy, has announced the initiation…