Liberty University President Taking Leave of Absence

Jerry Falwell Jr., president of Liberty University in Virginia, will be taking an indefinite leave of absence, the university announced Friday afternoon. The executive committee of Liberty’s board of trustees met Friday and requested that Falwell take the leave, to which he agreed. The university statement said it would be “effective immediately.” Falwell has been […]

Harleys Everywhere, Masks Nowhere: Sturgis Rally Draws Thousands

  STURGIS, SOUTH DAKOTA – Thousands of bikers poured into the small South Dakota city of Sturgis on Friday as the 80th Sturgis Motorcycle Rally rumbled to life despite fears it could lead to a massive coronavirus outbreak. The rally could become one of the largest public gatherings since the pandemic began, with organizers expecting […]

Novavax and Takeda Announce Collaboration for Novavax’ COVID-19 Vaccine Candidate in Japan

Novavax will license COVID-19 vaccine technology to Takeda for local production and commercialization in Japan Matrix-M adjuvant to be supplied from Novavax Government of Japan will provide funding to Takeda for technology transfer, establishment of infrastructure and scale-up of manufacturing Adds to Takeda’s ongoing support of influenza pandemic preparedness in Japan GAITHERSBURG, Md. and OSAKA, […]

Novavax and Serum Institute of India Announce Development and Commercial Collaboration

Expected to support minimum of 1 billion doses of NVX-CoV2373 for India and low- and middle-income countries Leverages Serum Institute’s existing reach and infrastructure Builds on and complements Novavax-CEPI collaboration to develop and distribute NVX-CoV2373 for low- and middle-income countries through the COVAX Facility Serum Institute gains exclusive rights to commercialize in India and non-exclusive […]