J&J Vaccine Supply to Dip as U.S. Production Fluctuates (1)

April 9, 2021, 3:30 PM

Weekly U.S. shipments of Johnson & Johnson’s Covid-19 vaccine are dropping to 1.5 million for the coming week after a one-time supply spike of 11 million the previous week.

The U.S. government allocated a total of 1.5 million doses of J&J’s single-shot vaccine for shipment this week, including 700,000 for states, tribes and territories and 800,000 for other destinations including pharmacies and community health centers, according to the Department of Health and Human Services. J&J declined to comment. The other channels will receive about 40% of the total doses shipped in the coming week.

A J&J contract manufacturer, Catalent ...

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