Pink Sheet is part of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC’s registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use. For high-quality copies or electronic reprints for distribution to colleagues or customers, please call +44 (0) 20 3377 3183

Printed By


Flu vaccine contracts

Executive Summary

Five drug manufacturers received five-year contracts totaling roughly $1 bil. to accelerate development and production of new cell-based vaccine technologies within the U.S., HHS announces May 4. Solvay received the largest contract ($298.6 mil.) to develop and test vaccines, as well as to develop a master plan to manufacture, formulate, fill and package annual and pandemic vaccines. GlaxoSmithKline received $274.8 mil. for clinical programs for a trivalent seasonal flu vaccine and an H5N1 vaccine. Novartis received $220.5 mil. to augment vaccine research efforts and to aid in establishing a U.S.-based vaccine manufacturing facility. MedImmune received $169.5 mil. to develop cell-based seasonal and pandemic vaccines using technology underlying FluMist. Computer Sciences Corp.'s DynPort Vaccine Co., which is working with Baxter on seasonal and pandemic vaccines, also received an incremental award of $41 mil. toward a pending $242.6 mil. contract...

You may also be interested in...

GeNeuro To Tackle Long COVID By Targeting Ancestor Viral Gene Activation

Switzerland’s GeNeuro will study whether its monoclonal antibody temelimab can prevent long-COVID, after data for the first time linked activation of human endogenous retroviruses (HERVs) to the condition and its associated neurological symptoms.

Executives On The Move: CFO Promoted At Novavax, Gilead Gets New Executive Vice President Of Research

Alpha Cognition, F2G and Immune Pharmaceuticals pick up new CEOs, and there is a new chief medical officer at Gemini Therapeutics.

FDA Guides On Virtual Inspections During COVID-19

Details of how the FDA plans to conduct remote evaluations of manufacturing facilities during the COVID-19 pandemic have been set out in guidance published by the US agency.




Ask The Analyst

Ask the Analyst is free for subscribers.  Submit your question and one of our analysts will be in touch.

Your question has been successfully sent to the email address below and we will get back as soon as possible. my@email.address.

All fields are required.

Please make sure all fields are completed.

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please enter a valid e-mail address

Please enter a valid Phone Number

Ask your question to our analysts