UK government’s response to Moderna’s publication of efficacy data for its COVID-19 vaccine

first_imgUK government’s response to Moderna’s publication of efficacy data for its COVID-19 vaccine Biotech company Moderna today (Monday 16 November) published positive efficacy results from its Phase 3 studies of its potential COVID-19 vaccine, showing it to be nearly 95% effective in preventing coronavirus.A government spokesperson said:The news from Moderna appears to be good and represents another significant step towards finding an effective COVID19 vaccine. As part of the ongoing work of the Vaccines Taskforce, the government is in advanced discussions with Moderna to ensure UK access to their vaccine as part of the wider UK portfolio.Moderna are currently scaling up their European supply chain which means these doses would become available in spring 2021 in the UK at the earliest.To date, the UK government has secured early access to 350 million vaccines doses through agreements with six separate vaccine developers. This includes 40 million doses of Pfizer/BioNTech’s vaccine, which is based on the same platform as Moderna’s vaccine and if approved by the medicines regulator, is expected to begin delivery as early as December 2020.Read Moderna’s full announcement. /Public Release. This material comes from the originating organization and may be of a point-in-time nature, edited for clarity, style and length. View in full here. Why?Well, unlike many news organisations, we have no sponsors, no corporate or ideological interests. We don’t put up a paywall – we believe in free access to information of public interest. Media ownership in Australia is one of the most concentrated in the world (Learn more). Since the trend of consolidation is and has historically been upward, fewer and fewer individuals or organizations control increasing shares of the mass media in our country. According to independent assessment, about 98% of the media sector is held by three conglomerates. This tendency is not only totally unacceptable, but also to a degree frightening). Learn more hereWe endeavour to provide the community with real-time access to true unfiltered news firsthand from primary sources. It is a bumpy road with all sorties of difficulties. We can only achieve this goal together. Our website is open to any citizen journalists and organizations who want to contribute, publish high-quality insights or send media releases to improve public access to impartial information. You and we have the right to know, learn, read, hear what and how we deem appropriate.Your support is greatly appreciated. All donations are kept completely private and confidential.Thank you in advance!Tags:coronavirus, covid-19, Europe, european, Government, supply chain, UK, UK Government, vaccine, Vaccineslast_img read more

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Janse van Rensburg to serve jail time for fraud

first_img  10.4K  282 Watch: Kolbe makes Test players look amateur – Ugo MonyeFormer England wing wing Ugo Monye says Springbok wing Cheslin Kolbe is one of the most devastating runners in the game ever.SA Rugby MagUndoLoans | Search AdsLooking for loan in Hong Kong? Find options hereLoans | Search Ads|SponsoredSponsoredUndoCNAHow is life for Cambodian boy linguist after viral fame?CNA|SponsoredSponsoredUndoAlphaCuteOprah’s New House Cost $90 Million, And This Is What It Looks LikeAlphaCute|SponsoredSponsoredUndoGoGoPeak10 Most Beautiful Cities You Should Visit Once In Your LifetimeGoGoPeak|SponsoredSponsoredUndoLife Exact BrazilGrace Jones Is Now 72 Years Old, This Is Her NowLife Exact Brazil|SponsoredSponsoredUndo ‘ Post by SA Rugby magazine BuzzAura16 Cancer Causing Foods You Probably Eat Every DayBuzzAura|SponsoredSponsoredUndo Published on December 11, 2020 Janse van Rensburg to serve jail time for fraud Five one-cap Boks that could still represent South AfricaSA Rugby MagUndo BabbelLearning a new language this year? – This app gets you speaking in just 3 weeksBabbel|SponsoredSponsoredUndo ‘ 熱門話題不要被酵素騙了!在萬寧賣的「這個」直接針對脂肪…熱門話題|SponsoredSponsoredUndoNick Mallett: White flag went up from Sharks tight fiveSA Rugby MagUndoFranco Smith replaced as Italy coach, moves to new roleSA Rugby MagUndo熱門話題對肚腩脂肪感到後悔!試了在萬寧賣的這個後…熱門話題|SponsoredSponsoredUndocenter_img Xander Janse van Rensburg ‘ ‘ ‘ ‘ Posted in Bulls, News, Top headlines Tagged Bulls, NEWS, Xander Janse van Rensburg MoneyMorningPaperThe 10 Richest Families Of The World. Especially No. 6 Is A Complete Surprise.MoneyMorningPaper|SponsoredSponsoredUndo Former Bulls high performance manager, Xander Janse van Rensburg, has been found guilty and sentenced after the union brought criminal charges against him for fraud and theft.The criminal case against Janse van Rensburg was concluded on Friday and he was found guilty on 13 counts of fraud. He was handed a three-year prison sentence, effective immediately, and an additional five-year sentence, which was suspended for five years.On the 14th charge filed against him, Janse van Rensburg was sentenced to an additional two years imprisonment also suspended for two years, for theft.Janse van Rensburg was additionally ordered to repay R509 000 to the Blue Bulls company of which R200 000 was said to have been paid on Friday.Janse van Rensburg’s conviction comes after the Bulls launched a forensic investigation into his fraudulent activities and the findings of the internal forensic investigation provided sufficient evidence against him for criminal charges to be brought.It’s reported that a plea agreement was struck between the state and Janse van Rensburg, who pleaded guilty all counts against him.ALSO READ: What Janse van Rensburg was convicted ofPhoto: Facebooklast_img read more

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