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2 December 2020 — Press release
The first COVID-19 vaccine for the UK, developed by Pfizer/BioNTech, has today been given approval for use following a thorough review carried out by the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA).
2 December 2020 — Collection
We are producing guidance and information for industry, healthcare professionals and patients covering the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.
25 November 2020 — Collection
Guidance for industry and organisations to follow from 1 January 2021.
27 November 2020 — News story
The safety of the public will always come first.
20 November 2020 — Guidance
The different types of tests and testing kits for COVID-19, and the specifications for manufacturers.
8 July 2020 — News story
Today’s publication of the Independent Medicines and Medical Devices Safety Review is of profound importance for the MHRA, since the safety of the public is our first priority.
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The Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency regulates medicines, medical devices and blood components for transfusion in the UK.
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