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11.25.2021 - Pfizer and BioNTech Receive Positive CHMP Opinion for COMIRNATY® in Children 5 to <12 Years of Age in the European Union

NEW YORK and MAINZ, Germany, November 25, 2021—Pfizer Inc. (NYSE: PFE, “Pfizer”) and BioNTech SE (Nasdaq: BNTX, “BioNTech”) today announced that the Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) of the European Medicines Agency (EMA) issued a positive opinion on the administration of the companies’ COVID-19 vaccine COMIRNATY® in children 5 to under 12 years of age. The European Commission (EC) will review the CHMP recommendation and is expected to make a final decision on a variation to the Conditional Marketing Authorization in the near future.

 
11.24.2021 - Pfizer Invites Public to View and Listen to Webcast of Pfizer Discussion at Healthcare Conference
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NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Pfizer Inc. (NYSE: PFE) invites investors and the general public to view and listen to a webcast of a discussion with Bob Smith, Vice President, Pfizer Rare Disease, at the 4th Annual Evercore ISI HealthCONx Conference on Wednesday, December 1, 2021 at 5:10 p.m. Eastern Standard Time.

 
11.22.2021 - Follow-Up Data From Phase 3 Trial of Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine Support Safety and High Efficacy in Adolescents 12 Through 15 Years of Age
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  • Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine demonstrated 100% efficacy against COVID-19 in longer-term analysis, with no
 
11.19.2021 - Arvinas and Pfizer Announce Updated Phase 1 Dose Escalation Data for ARV-471 to be Presented in Spotlight Poster Session at 2021 San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium

NEW HAVEN, Conn., and NEW YORK, November 19, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Arvinas, Inc. (Nasdaq: ARVN) and Pfizer Inc. (NYSE: PFE) announced today that updated safety and efficacy data from the Phase 1 dose escalation trial of ARV-471, a novel oral estrogen receptor (ER)-targeting PROteolysis TArgeting Chimera (PROTAC®) protein degrader, will be presented in a spotlight poster-discussion session at the 2021 San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium (SABCS) on December 7-10, 2021.

 
11.19.2021 - Pfizer and BioNTech Receive Expanded U.S. FDA Emergency Use Authorization of COVID-19 Vaccine Booster to Include Individuals 18 and Older
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  • Expanded authorization allows more Americans to receive a booster dose to help preserve a high-level of protection against COVID-19
 
11.18.2021 - Pfizer to Provide U.S. Government with 10 Million Treatment Courses of Investigational Oral Antiviral Candidate to Help Combat COVID-19
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  • If approved or authorized, PAXLOVID™ (PF-07321332; ritonavir) would be the first oral antiviral of its kind, a 3CL protease inhibitor specifically designed to combat SARS-CoV-2
  • Pfizer is se
 
11.17.2021 - Pfizer Completes Acquisition of Trillium Therapeutics
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Acquisition enhances Pfizer’s Oncology portfolio with addition of next-generation, investigational immuno-therapeutics for hematological malignancies

 
11.17.2021 - Pfizer Announces Retirement of Chief Financial Officer Frank D’Amelio
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Mike McDermott named EVP Chief Global Supply Officer

 
11.16.2021 - Pfizer Seeks Emergency Use Authorization for Novel COVID-19 Oral Antiviral Candidate
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  •  If approved or authorized, PAXLOVID™ (PF-07321332; ritonavir) would be the first oral antiviral of its kind, a 3CL protease inhibitor specifically designed to combat SARS-CoV-2
  • EUA submission includes clinical data from a
 
11.16.2021 - Pfizer and The Medicines Patent Pool (MPP) Sign Licensing Agreement for COVID-19 Oral Antiviral Treatment Candidate to Expand Access in Low- and Middle-Income Countries
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  • Agreement builds on Pfizer’s comprehensive strategy to work toward equitable access to COVID-19 vaccines and treatments for all people, particularly those living in the poorest parts of the world
  • Agreement will enable qualified sub-licensees to supply countries com
 
11.11.2021 - Zipline, Pfizer and BioNTech Collaboration Paves the Way for Automated, On-Demand Delivery of First mRNA COVID-19 Vaccines in Ghana
  • Zipline successfully completes world’s first long-range drone delivery of vaccines requiring ultra-cold-chain

SAN FRANCISCO, NEW YORK and MAINZ, GERMANY, November 11, 2021Zipline, the global leader in instant logistics, Pfizer Inc. (NYSE: PFE) and BioNTech SE (Nasdaq: BNTX) today announced that Zipline has successfully completed the first long-range drone delivery of both authorized mRNA COVID-19 vaccines requiring ultra-cold-chain in Ghana.

 
11.10.2021 - Pfizer Invites Public to Listen to Webcast of Pfizer Discussion at Healthcare Conference
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NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Pfizer Inc.

 
11.09.2021 - Biohaven and Pfizer Enter Strategic Collaboration for the Commercialization of Rimegepant Outside the United States
  • Rimegepant, commercialized as Nurtec® ODT in the U.S., is the first and only oral CGRP (calcitonin gene- related peptide) receptor antagonist for the acute and preventive treatment of migraine
  • Biohaven to receive tiered double-digit royalties on ex-U.S. net sales as well as upfront and milestone payments of up to $1.24 billion
  • Biohaven and Pfizer global collaboration to be discussed on Biohaven 3Q Earnings Investor Call 8:00AM ET today

NEW HAVEN, Conn., and NEW YORK, November 9, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Biohaven Pharmaceutical Holding Company Ltd.

 
11.05.2021 - Pfizer’s Novel COVID-19 Oral Antiviral Treatment Candidate Reduced Risk of Hospitalization or Death by 89% in Interim Analysis of Phase 2/3 EPIC-HR Study
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  • PAXLOVID™ (PF-07321332; ritonavir) was found to reduce the risk of hospitalization or death by 89% compared to placebo in non-hospitalized high-risk adults with COVID-19
  • In the overall study population through Day 28, no deaths
 
10.29.2021 - Pfizer and BioNTech Receive First U.S. FDA Emergency Use Authorization of a COVID-19 Vaccine in Children Ages 5 Through 11 Years
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  • Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) is supported by clinical data showing a favorable safety profile an
 
10.26.2021 - FDA Advisory Committee Votes in Favor of Granting Emergency Use Authorization for the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine in Children 5 to <12 Years
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  • Committee reviewed clinical data showing a favorable safety profile and high vaccine efficacy of 90.7% in children 5 to <12 yea
 
10.21.2021 - Pfizer and BioNTech Announce Phase 3 Trial Data Showing High Efficacy of a Booster Dose of Their COVID-19 Vaccine
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  • First results from any randomized, controlled COVID-19 vaccine booster trial demonstrate a relative vaccine efficacy of 95.6% against dis

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