Canada authorizes Janssen COVID-19 vaccine

Canada authorizes Janssen COVID-19 vaccine

Health Canada authorized the Janssen COVID-19 vaccine manufactured by Janssen Inc. Health Canada received an application from Janssen Inc. for authorization of its COVID-19 vaccine on November 30, 2020. After a thorough, independent review of the evidence, the Department has determined that the vaccine meets Canada’s stringent safety, efficacy and quality requirements. The Janssen vaccine…