BREAKING: AstraZeneca's #Covid19 vaccine trials have been paused as the company investigates a serious adverse event the occurred in the UK. Not clear if the unexplained illness is linked to the vaccine, or what it was.
AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine study put on hold due to suspected adverse reaction in participant in the U.K. By , , and .
While this is obviously not great news, remember that fully investigating adverse reactions is a part of large scale trials and essential to ensure trust in any vaccine. It will however mean that results will be delayed
BREAKING: AstraZeneca #COVID19 vaccine study put on hold due to suspected adverse reaction in participant in the UK via $AZN
AstraZeneca full statement here on clinical trial hold for its #COVID19 vaccine, scooped by ⁦
BREAKING: AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine study put on hold due to suspected adverse reaction in participant in the U.K.
Keep in mind: Clinical holds are not uncommon, and in a large trial illnesses can often happen by chance. We also don't yet know the nature of the adverse reaction and when it happened, though the participant is expected to recover
AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine study put on hold due to suspected adverse reaction in participant in... via . We will need more information but obviously this is concerning.
The AstraZeneca vaccine trials have been halted after the drug gave adverse reaction to a trial participant in the UK Lots of doses of this vaccine have been bought by governments around the world
Here's the full statement $azn sent us for this story:
AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine study put on hold while a suspected adverse reaction in participant is investigated. This applies a standard protocol to leave no stone unturned with safety. It illustrates the importance of Phase 3 trials.
In the memorable words of Douglas Adams "Don't Panic". In a trial involving tens of thousands of people, coincidence can be a thing. Let's hold off for the details. AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine study put on hold.
(Stat News) - A large, Phase 3 study testing a Covid-19 vaccine being developed by $AZN and the University of Oxford at dozens of sites across the U.S. has been put on hold due to a suspected serious adverse reaction in a participant in the United Kingdom.
this is exactly why phase 3 trials (the long, careful final step for making sure medicines are effective *and* safe) are so important. Yes we need a COVID vaccine - but it must be safe and properly tested.
“A large, Phase 3 study testing a Covid-19 vaccine being developed by AstraZeneca and the University of Oxford at dozens of sites across the U.S. has been put on hold due to a suspected serious adverse reaction in a participant in the United Kingdom.”
So this is interesting... This is why sage government doesn’t make a big song & dance about announcing the purchase of 18 million doses of a vaccine that isn’t invented. It’s played down here, but this wouldn’t be trivial, to pause this freight train.
AstraZeneca vaccine trial has been paused to investigate an adverse event. These pauses happen in trials sometimes and much more detective work to be done, but significant -- this is the vaccine many pinning hopes on. Aus ordered 33.8m doses last week.
EXCLUSIVE: AstraZeneca #COVID19 vaccine study put on hold due to suspected adverse reaction in participant in the U.K. via
AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine study is put on hold for a serious adverse event ⁦⁩ ⁦⁩ ⁦⁩ ⁦⁩ ⁦⁩ ⁦⁩ ⁦
And there we go. The Covid-19 vaccine with the most warning signs has had its trials halted to investigate a suspected serious adverse reaction: the Oxford/AstraZeneca one HT
AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine study put on hold due to suspected adverse reaction in participant in the U.K., according to
AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine study put on hold due to suspected adverse reaction in participant in the U.K... #pharma #Covid_19 #coronavirus #pandemic #vaccine $AZN
This is exactly why we have large scale safety and efficacy trials and real time monitoring - to identify potential safety problems. Potential.
A large Phase 3 study testing a #Covid19 #vaccine being developed by AstraZeneca and the University of Oxford at dozens of sites across the US has been put on hold due to a suspected serious adverse reaction in a participant in the United Kingdom.
We do not need a vaccine to get the pandemic under control. We do need leadership, competence, a plan, and some discipline. None of whicg Trump displays. A vaccine may be longer and harder, so "plan b" (in January). via
Dette er akkurat sånn en fase 3 klinisk utprøvning av en vaksine skal fungere. Dette er årsaken til at vi ikke bare kan hoppe over de kliniske fasene i vaksineutviklinga. Likevel, det er denne vaksinen det har vært knytta størst forhåpninger til.
NEWS re: the P3 AstraZeneca #Covid19 vaccine trial: Our team at just got a statement from $azn confirming "a pause to vaccination.” Our sources tell us the suspected serious adverse reaction was in a participant in a trial in the UK
AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine study is put on hold
Here's $AZN's updated statement, making clear that the company *voluntarily* paused vaccination in its P3 trial.
Serious adverse event reported in phase 3 ChAdOx1 trial leading to pause in recruitment. Will be important to know nature, timing and relatedness of AE to vaccine.
Huge unknowns regarding the AstraZeneca #COVID19 #vaccine trial shutdown, including what side effect was suffered by a participant -- why it was serious enough to stop the trial?
AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine study put on hold due to suspected adverse reaction in participant. Trial holds not uncommon but details aren't yet clear (eg. nature of the adverse event, was it a voluntary pause or required by the regulator?) via
AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine study is put on hold
Astra halt is not doom for the program or for vaccines in general (esp. given how little we know) we're testing new shots on tens of thousands of people and there will be unusual reactions. This is why you run big trials and don't rush the process.
"A second individual familiar with the matter, who also spoke on condition of anonymity, said the finding is having an impact on other AstraZeneca vaccine trials underway — as well as on the clinical trials being conducted by other vaccine manufacturers."
AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine study is put on hold ⁦
A COVID-19 vaccine has been put on hold due to a suspected serious adverse reaction in a participant.
AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine study put on hold due to suspected adverse reaction in participant in...
“suspected serious adverse reaction in a participant in the United Kingdom”
A reminder that there are no guarantees when it comes to vaccines (and we need proper Phase 3 trials)...
. #coronavirus vaccine study put on hold due to suspected adverse reaction in participant, but details are scant, by via #Covid19 #vaccination
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Read this and was initially spooked but it actually sounds fairly routine via
Kudos to AstraZeneca for its rigor and honesty. Refreshing really. AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine study put on hold due to suspected adverse reaction in participant in... via
This is how #vaccine trials are properly done -when even a single subject has an adverse event, study is put on hold until safety is assured. So don’t believe premature pronouncements of vaccines railroaded by skipping steps & violating protocols. #COVID19
A sharp loud reminder of the uncertainty & risks involved, & the value of firms like #AstraZeneca playing by the rules, with integrity, discipline and quick disclosure. Free of political manipulation. Washington, Moscow, Beijing listening? via
#AstraZeneca #COVID19 #vaccine Phase3 study put on hold due to suspected adverse reaction in participant in the UK. It is not clear if the unexplained illness is linked to the COVID19 vaccine, or what it was... via
Entirely within expected parameters via
This is big news, AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine study is put on hold . #SARSCoV2, #COVID19 Would you take the vaccine when it is available? -Yes -No -Maybe
Reassuring that safety processes are working as intended | A routine response in a Phase III trial: #Covid19 #vaccine study put on hold due to suspected adverse reaction in participant #SafetyNotHasty #VaccinesWork
In the real world developing a good vaccine is not simple. AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine study is put on hold
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Unfortunate, but reassuring news about vaccine trial monitoring & safety ptotocols needed for public trust: "...the company’s (my emphasis) '*standard review process* triggered a pause... to allow review of safety data.'” Participant expected to recover.
Aaaargghhhh AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine study is put on hold
A large, Phase 3 study testing a Covid-19 vaccine being developed by AstraZeneca & University of Oxford has been put on hold due to a suspected serious adverse reaction in a participant
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