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The FDA has granted Wyeth a fast track designation for a vaccine to present pneumococcal disease in infants and toddlers. The agency uses that designation to speed the review process for drugs that tackle serious or potentially life threatening conditions. Wyeth says it hopes to complete its filing to win approval for the vaccine in the first quarter of 2009. Wyeth , which has major operations in Collegeville, already sells its Prevnar vaccine to protect against meningitis and a certain blood infection. The company generated net revenue of $2.4 billion from Prevnar in 2007.
Imagine spending years on R & D for a drug only to be told its no more effective than a placebo. That just happened to GlaxoSmithKline. The company has been working with
That’s it for today. At the Inquirer, I’m Mike Armstrong for Philadelphia Business Today.