• AstraZeneca's latest vaccine woes, the compassionate use dilemma, & what it's like to give out Covid vaccines

    12 days ago - By STAT

    What's next for AstraZeneca? Are there any right answers when it comes to compassionate use? And how does it feel to give someone a Covid-19 vaccine?
    We cover all that and more this week on “The Readout LOUD,” STAT's biotech podcast. First, we discuss the latest in a long series of issues for AstraZeneca's Covid-19 vaccine and the implications for the global pandemic response. Next, we dive into the dilemma over compassionate use, talking to Biogen's former PR chief about the struggle over whether - and how - desperate patients should be able to access experimental medicines. Finally, we...
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