Seqirus receives FDA approval for AFLURIA® QUADRIVALENT (Influenza Vaccine) for people 18 years of age and older
Seqirus announced today that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved AFLURIA® QUADRIVALENT (Influenza Vaccine) for use in persons 18 years of age and older. AFLURIA QUADRIVALENT is an inactivated influenza vaccine indicated for active immunization against influenza disease caused by influenza A subtype viruses and type B viruses contained in the vaccine. Both AFLURIA QUADRIVALENT and AFLURIA® (Influenza Vaccine), are available in the US for the 2016-2017 influenza season.
Seqirus Honored with National Award for Outstanding Efforts in Influenza Prevention
Seqirus announced today that the National Adult and Influenza Immunization Summit (NAIIS) awarded the organization with the 2016 Immunization Excellence Award for best Corporate Campaign. The accolade recognizes Seqirus’ creative and collaborative efforts to improve vaccination awareness and rates during the 2015-16 influenza season. The award was presented yesterday during the NAIIS Summit in Atlanta, Georgia.
CSL completes Novartis influenza vaccine acquisition in Germany
CSL Limited (ASX:CSL; USOTC: CSLLY) today announced the legal close of the acquisition of the Novartis influenza vaccine business in Germany. This transaction follows CSL’s staged acquisition of Novartis’ global influenza vaccine business on 31 July 2015. In Germany, the transaction has been cleared by regulators and local employment councils.