EU regulator says AstraZeneca approval not imminent, even as Pascal Soriot teases stronger data
UK regulators are reportedly set to approve AstraZeneca’s Covid-19 vaccine this week, but don’t expect it to be available across the channel anytime soon.
A top EMA official told a Brussels newspaper this week that European authorities have yet to receive all the data necessary for approval from the British Pharma, leaving them unable to render a verdict. Asked why it would be OK’d on the isle, the official, EMA deputy executive director Noël Wathion, said he could only speculate.
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