Astrazeneca Says Trials of COVID Vaccine Resuming

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British clinical trials for the AstraZeneca and Oxford University coronavirus vaccine have resumed following confirmation by the Medicines Health Regulatory Authority (MHRA) that it was safe to do so, the company said on Saturday.

The late-stage trials of the experimental vaccine, one of the most advanced in development, were suspended this week after an illness in a study subject in Britain.

“The standard review process triggered a voluntary pause to vaccination across all global trials to allow review of safety data by independent committees, and international regulators,” AstraZeneca said.

“The UK committee has concluded its investigations and recommended to the MHRA that trials in the UK are safe to resume.”

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  1. Company Primary Offense Type Year Agency Penalty Amountsort icon
    AstraZeneca LP off-label or unapproved promotion of medical products 2010 FDA $520,000,000
    AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals LP False Claims Act and related 2003 DOJ_CIVIL $354,900,000
    AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals LP off-label or unapproved promotion of medical products 2010 MULTI-AG (*) $218,092,993
    AstraZeneca False Claims Act and related 2018 TX-AG $110,000,000
    AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals off-label or unapproved promotion of medical products 2011 MULTI-AG $68,500,000
    AstraZeneca LP False Claims Act and related 2015 DOJ_CIVIL $46,500,000
    AstraZeneca LP False Claims Act and related 2015 MULTI-AG (*) $46,500,000
    AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals LP False Claims Act and related 2003 MULTI-AG (*) $24,900,000
    AstraZeneca False Claims Act and related 2009 KY-AG $14,700,000
    AstraZeneca LP False Claims Act and related 2015 DOJ_CIVIL $7,900,000
    AstraZeneca PLC kickbacks and bribery 2016 SEC $5,522,000
    AstraZeneca off-label or unapproved promotion of medical products 2013 KY-AG $5,500,000
    AstraZeneca consumer protection violation 2010 KY-AG $5,391,000
    AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals, LP False Claims Act and related 2010 HI-AG $3,333,333
    AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals False Claims Act and related 2009 DOJ_CIVIL $2,600,000
    AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals LP False Claims Act and related 2009 MULTI-AG (*) $2,600,000
    AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals LP and AstraZeneca LP False Claims Act and related 2011 ID-AG $2,500,000
    AstraZeneca False Claims Act and related 2004 FL-AG $807,826
    AstraZeneca employment discrimination 2008 private lawsuit-state $350,000
    AstraZeneca employment discrimination 2011 OFCCP $250,000
    MEDIMMUNE DISTRIBUTION LLC environmental violation 2005 EPA $21,125
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