Several big-name pharma companies, including Pfizer, Moderna and AstraZeneca, are currently testing their candidate vaccines in late-stage clinical trials. Photograph: iStock

The good news is there are nine coronavirus vaccines in the running to be approved. Several big-name pharma companies, including Pfizer, Moderna and A(...)

‘It’s going to take four to five years until everyone gets the vaccine on this planet,’ says Adar Poonawalla, chief executive of the Serum Institute of India. Photograph: iStock

The chief executive of the world’s largest vaccine manufacturer has warned that not enough Covid-19 vaccines will be available for everyone in the wor(...)

Open Orphan executive chairman Cathal Friel.

Dublin-listed pharmaceutical services company Open Orphan has signed a new deal with New York-based Codagenix for the phase one trial of a new Covid-1(...)