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FDA and CDC pause on the use of Janssen COVID-19 vaccine (updated information)

Following a thorough review of the safety of the Johnson & Johnson (Janssen) COVID-19 vaccine in the United States, including two meetings of the CDC's Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP), FDA and the CDC have determined that the recommended pause in vaccine use should be lifted, and use of the vaccine resumed.

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FDA updates emergency use authorization for Moderna COVID-19 vaccine with respect to the number of available doses per vial

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced a review of the number of available doses per vial of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine. For 10-dose vials, the maximum number of doses authorized to be extracted from a vial is 11, with a range of 10 to 11 doses, depending on the type of syringes and needles used to extract each dose

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