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FDA Authorizes First Molecular At-Home, OTC COVID-19 Test

The Cue OTC COVID-19 test for people ages 2 and older provides accurate results in about 20 minutes, based on a lower nasal swab sample. FDA Approvals

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FDA authorizes J&J COVID vaccine after unanimous vote [Updated]

An FDA advisory committee voted Friday 22-0 in favor of authorization.

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FDA authorizes Moderna’s COVID-19 vaccine for emergency use

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued an Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) for Moderna’s COVID-19 vaccine, as expected after an independent panel commissioned by the administration recommended its approval earlier this week. This is the second vaccine now authorized for use in the U.S. under EUA, after the Pfizer -BioNTech vaccine was approved…

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FDA authorizes Moderna’s COVID-19 vaccine for emergency use

The Food and Drug Administration has issued an emergency use authorization (EUA) for Moderna’s COVID-19 vaccine, one day after it was endorsed by a panel of independent experts.Why it matters: The authorization of a second coronavirus vaccine, coming exactly …

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FDA Using a nonprescription home COVID Evaluation

Approved — Test works with a cellphone app that can alert local health authorities. John Timmer – Dec 15, 2020 11:59 pm UTC The FDA’s ability to issue Emergency Use Authorizations isn’t limited to treatments; the administration can also hand them out for medical equipment and tests. And today, it approved the first over-the-counter, at-home…

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FDA Authorizes Pfizer-BioNTech Coronavirus Vaccine

The approval paves the way for the first inoculations in the U.S. to begin within several days.

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FDA authorizes at-home test kit that does not need prescription

Phil Helsel1h ago / 3:26 AM UTCFDA authorizes at-home test kit that doesn’t require prescriptionThe Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday authorized a Covid-19 home collection kit that does not require a prescription, the agency announced. LabCorp’s home collection kit must be sent away for analysis, but a top FDA official said that it removes a…