Korean Covid-19 vaccines can now be evaluated through comparison with existing vaccines without having to go through clinical trials that require large control groups.
The government on Friday gave conditional approvals to two over-the-counter Covid-19 self-test kits.
A commission of Korea's Ministry of Food and Drug Safety found Johnson & Johnson's Janssen vaccine to be effective against Covid-19 infections. “Based on studies in the United States, Belgium, Japan, Germany and others, the [Janssen] vaccine was...
The Ministry of Food and Drug Safety authorized Wednesday the use of AstraZeneca’s Covid-19 vaccine for all adults, including people 65 and older, despite concerns over the drug’s efficacy in the elderly.
An employee at a medical equipment manufacturer Shina Corporation monitors production of syringes for coronavirus vaccines in Gongju, South Chungcheong on Tuesday.
Despite the public airing Monday of the results of an advisory group’s meeting at the Ministry of Food and Drug Safety (MFDS), the news is not cheering. Its members could not reach a conclusion on the safety and efficacy of...
Remdesivir, the antiviral drug that may be effective in the treatment of Covid-19, has been approved for emergency use by the Ministry of Food and Drug Safety. Details on when and how much of the drug will land in the country have yet to be decided.