Coronavirus News Roundup: Gilead Sets Price for Remdesivir, New FDA and CDC Guidance Updates

July 02, 2020

Here's this week's roundup of the coronavirus-related news you should know.

APhA Connects with Pharmacy Technician Certification Board To Provide Immunization Training

June 30, 2020

A collaboration between APhA and PTCB will help provide pharmacy technician credentialing in immunization delivery.

FDA Guidance Provides Safety, Quality Standards for COVID-19 Vaccine Development

June 30, 2020

In a new guidance, the FDA provides recommendations for those developing COVID-19 vaccines to ensure safety and efficacy.

COVID-19 Vaccine Trials Speed Up

June 26, 2020

Vaccine candidates for COVID-19 are going through clinical trials at a faster rate than for any other disease.

Coronavirus News Roundup: Vaccine Trials Gaining Momentum, Pharmacists Fight Racism Amid COVID-19

June 26, 2020

Check out this week's most important coronavirus-related news.

Flu-Like Illness Surveillance Suggests Surge in Undetected US COVID-19 Cases

June 25, 2020

Existing surveillance networks can track influenza-like illness and lead to improved assessments on impact, prevalence, and severity of COVID-19.

Researchers Suggest MMR Vaccine Could Protect Against COVID-19 Symptoms

June 25, 2020

The MMR vaccine may demonstrate some degree of protection against septic inflammation, a symptom of COVID-19, according to a team of experts.

Research Finds New Vaccine Strategy Could Improve, Sustain Protection Against HIV

June 24, 2020

Researchers have discovered a new type of vaccination, which has been tested in monkeys, that could improve and sustain protection against HIV.

Walgreens Reinstates Routine Immunization Services With COVID-19 Safety Measures

June 22, 2020

Keeping ahead of flu season and preventing illness through immunizations is critical to reducing an already-strained health care system.

Pharmacy Groups Praise New York COVID-19 Pharmacist Vaccination Law

June 18, 2020

New legislation authorizes licensed New York pharmacists to administer a vaccine for coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) when it becomes available.