October 01, 2020

vaccines

  1. September 8, 2020

    Flu shot options available for campus employees

    With building closures and social distancing, fewer campus flu shot clinics are available this year, but whether working on campus or remotely, U-M faculty and staff have several options to get a flu vaccination.

  2. September 1, 2020

    U-M to conduct clinical trial to test COVID-19 vaccine

    Michigan Medicine is partnering with the pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca for a Phase III clinical trial to test a vaccine against COVID-19, looking at how well the investigational vaccine works and how safe it is.

  3. August 13, 2020

    Firms must share information for massive, rapid vaccine production

    U-M law professor Nicholson Price says companies should share information about manufacturing now so that the pending massive scale-up production can be as smooth as possible.

  4. January 8, 2020

    Vaccines now covered in pharmacies and doctor’s offices

    U-M benefit plans now cover approved vaccinations under employees’ pharmacy and medical plans. Approved vaccines require no co-pay. Coverage is a prevention benefit in all U-M plans.

  5. March 27, 2017

    U-M findings offer new ideas that could speed vaccines to market

    Vaccine development is largely trial and error—which results in years of pricey development and just a 6 percent success rate—but a U-M researcher believes he’s found a way to potentially improve those numbers.