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Sanofi, Protein Sciences win flu jab nods in older adults

A couple of flu vaccine makers have new patient populations to target, thanks to a pair of recent FDA approvals in older adults.

Protein Sciences plans for battle with vaccine giants

After winning FDA approval for its influenza vaccine in January, Protein Sciences was faced with a problem: how to wrest market share from competitors. The task is complicated by the fact that, as yet, there is little evidence to show it is more effective than rivals.

Caterpillar shot fails to win vote on safety

In a 6 to 5 vote, the FDA's Vaccines and Related Biological Products Advisory Committee has determined that Connecticut-based Protein Sciences hasn't proven that its innovative flu vaccine

Caterpillar-based flu shot could be on horizon

The FDA's Vaccines and Related Biological Products Advisory Committee today will determine whether Protein Sciences' flu vaccine FluBlok, which can be produced in less than two months by inserting

Emergent BioSolutions buys flu vaccine maker

Emergent BioSolutions has inked a deal to acquire the Protein Sciences Corporation assets for up to $75 million. The move is part of Emergent's strategy to expand its product portfolio with a drug