Cheese recall underway after several people are sickened by listeria
Brie and camembert cheeses made by Old Europe Cheese, Inc., were recalled on Friday due to their potential link to a listeria outbreak in the United States.
Pfizer seeks approval for omicron booster in kids over 5 years old
Pfizer is seeking approval from the FDA for its updated COVID-19 booster shot targeting the omicron variant in kids between the ages of 5 and 11.
Biden admin provides $11M for monkeypox, smallpox vaccine production
The Department of Health and Human Services is giving around $11 million to support the first U.S.-based fill and finish manufacturing of the Jynneos vaccine.
FDA authorizes Novavax COVID-19 vaccine for emergency use
Novavax's COVID-19 vaccine was granted emergency use authorization by the FDA on Wednesday, setting it up to be a fourth vaccine option for Americans.
Monkeypox testing expands with launch of first commercial lab
Labcorp, a clinic laboratory network, announced that it would start processing tests for monkeypox on Wednesday, a virus that has infected about 600 in the U.S.
Bird flu detected in Kentucky, Virginia, Indiana as outbreak widens
Avian flu has now been detected in flocks of birds in Virginia and Kentucky, just days after Indiana officials had to euthanize 29,000 turkeys due to the spread of the virus, the U.S. Department of Agriculture announced Monday.