August 19, 2022
Life Sciences
  • The Biden administration announced Danish-based Bavarian Nordic entered into an agreement with U.S.-based contract manufacturer Grand River Aseptic Manufacturing (GRAM) to produce monkeypox vaccines. According to officials, the technology transfer of the production process from Bavarian Nordic to Grand River has already been initiated, with the aim of completing it within three months. The priority will be to fill and package 2.5 million vials of the Jynneos vaccine that the Biden administration ordered in July. (Press release here; Articles here, here, here, and here)