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Johnson & Johnson
The FDA will authorize the use of the Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine in teens, as the U.S. moves forward to vaccinate other age groups.
At least six people have exhibited symptoms of cerebral venous sinus thrombosis within six and 13 days of receiving the vaccine, the CDC and FDA said. Johnson & Johnson will also delay the vaccine's rollout in Europe.
Approximately 15 million doses of the vaccine had to be disposed after workers conflated the ingredients.
The hip implants were defectively designed and the company failed to warn consumers about the risks.
The transaction, slated to close in the third quarter, is not expected to have an impact on the company's 2016 sales or earnings forecasts.
The company had lost a previous trial and faces approximately 1,200 lawsuits accusing it of not adequately warning consumers about its talc-based products' cancer risks.
While Jacqueline Fox's family won $72 million in damages this week, not all plaintiffs in the 1,200 similar pending talc powder-cancer cases will be cashing in.
The company said the restructuring would affect its orthopaedics, surgery and cardiovascular businesses within the larger medical devices unit.