Top

US govt gives $176m to Moderna for bird flu vaccine

July 4, 2024

Category:

The award from the Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority (BARDA) will be used to accelerate the development of pandemic flu vaccines, according to Moderna, and specifically “support late-stage development for an mRNA-based vaccine to enable the licensure of a pre-pandemic vaccine against H5 influenza virus.”

The agreement also includes additional options to respond to future public health threats, said the Cambridge, Massachusetts-based biotech.

Read More on Pharmaphorum