logo
Share SHARE
FONT-SIZE Plus   Neg

PharmAthene Says FDA Places SparVax RPA Anthrax Vaccine Program On Clinical Hold

PharmAthene Inc. (PIP) has received notification from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration or FDA that its SparVax rPA anthrax vaccine program has been placed on clinical hold. The Agency indicated that the company would get a letter containing the details of the basis for the clinical hold within 30 days.

The company, during this period, would continue to provide the agency with analytical data from its recently produced GMP lot of material. The trial, which was expected to commence by the year end, has not enrolled any subjects to date and accordingly, there have been no adverse events reported.

by RTT Staff Writer

For comments and feedback: editorial@rttnews.com

Business News

Quick Facts

Editors Pick
A Brazilian judge has ordered all wireless phone carriers in the country to block WhatsApp after the Facebook-owned messaging service failed to comply with an order asking to turn over data related to a criminal investigation. According to reports, the app, which is used by over 100 million Brazilians,... Amazon.com Inc. intends to bring its free same-day delivery to the Bronx and Chicago's South Side areas. The online retailer's plans comes after severe criticism were raised that the company unfairly left out some predominantly black and Hispanic areas from its Prime service. An analysis done by... Sprint Corp., the third largest U.S. wireless carrier, on Tuesday reported a loss for the fourth quarter that widened from last year on one-time charges and lower revenues. The latest quarter's results include charges related to severance and lease exit costs, including the shutdown of legacy WiMAX service that will free up valuable spectrum and immediately lower network costs.
comments powered by Disqus
Follow RTT