Timeline test

2021
September 1, 2021

1 September 2021

• Merck and development partner Ridgeback Pharmaceuticals issue a press release to announce a phase III trial of molnupiravir, a..Read more

August 31, 2021

31 August 2021

31 August 2021

• China’s Livzon Pharmaceutical Group announced that the Philippines FDA approved the phase III trial of V-01, its experimental protein-based coronavirus..Read more

August 30, 2021

30 August 2021

• Researchers in South Africa report concerns about a new  coronavirus variant, C.1.2, which was first identified in May 2021..Read more

August 29, 2021

29 August 2021

29 August 2021

• In Japan, where 44 percent of the population is fully vaccinated, government officials are considering whether to mix first..Read more

August 28, 2021

28 August 2021

• In Japan, two men died after receiving a second dose of Moderna’s coronavirus vaccine from a batch that had..Read more

August 27, 2021

27 August 2021

27 August 2021

• The British Medical Journal publishes a paper on the risk of blood clots with low platelets among adults in..Read more

August 26, 2021

26 August 2021

• The Economist Intelligence Unit releases a report, How much will vaccine inequity cost, summarizes the current state of access..Read more

August 25, 2021

25 August 2021

25 August 2021

• Officials in at least 12 Chinese cities warn unvaccinated residents that they will be held accountable if they are..Read more

August 24, 2021

24 August 2021

• Coronavirus cases in the US surpass 38 million. Source • US President Biden receives a report on the origins..Read more

August 23, 2021

23 August 2021

23 August 2021

• The US FDA grants full approval for the Pfizer/BioNTech coronavirus vaccine for people ages 16 and over (it will..Read more