Fourth Shot is Recommended for the Immunocompromised

March 10, 2022

Getting boosted is now the rule, not the exception, when it comes to COVID-19 vaccination recommendations. The CDC now recommends that everyone, ages 12 and older, get a dose of an mRNA COVID-19 vaccine, either Pfizer’s or Moderna’s. For people who have gotten the two-shot Pfizer or Moderna series, the booster is their third jab. For those who got the single-dose Johnson & Johnson vaccine, it is the second.

The Pipeline is Full and Brimming with Promise. Hat Tip to Science.

January 06, 2022

2021 was a year in which investigators, government officials and drug companies overcame immense challenges to develop successful vaccines against COVID-19. That spirit of innovation is expected to carry over into this year.

NSCLC Therapy is Increasingly Targeted

December 08, 2021

Drugs in development and newly approved drugs for non-small cell lung cancer are based on research that has identified driver mutations leading to runaway cell growth and division that characterize cancer.