Why one-shot J&J vaccine may greatly increase people willing to get vaccinated

The benefits of the one-shot Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine approved Saturday by the FDA are much greater than simply needing one shot instead of two. Read more from ROI-NJ: FDA approves J&J vaccine —...

FDA approves J&J vaccine — 70,000 doses headed to N.J. in coming days

The Food and Drug Administration gave emergency use approval to the one-shot Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine Saturday — a move that likely will result in shots of the vaccine being given in New...

Merck Animal Health acquires Poultry Sense flock-health product company

Merck Animal Health has completed its acquisition of PrognostiX Poultry Ltd., which does business as Poultry Sense Ltd., from its founding shareholders. The Madison-based unit of Kenilworth-based Merck said in a news release that it...

Mount Laurel-based chemical/pharma company buys nitroglycerin maker

PMC Group International Inc., an independent arm of Mount Laurel-based PMC Group Cos., has acquired the Pennsylvania maker of nitroglycerin, it announced recently. PMC Group, a global chemicals and pharmaceuticals company, said it has acquired...

Catalent makes Belgian acquisition, expands Md. facility to grow pDNA offerings

Catalent, the Somerset-based provider of drug delivery technologies, has agreed to acquire Delphi Genetics, a Belgian contract development and manufacturing organization. The company said in a news release that it has entered into a final...

Cannabis commission complete with appointments of Del Cid, Wallace, Delgado

Maria Del Cid, William Wallace and Sam Delgado were appointed to the state’s Cannabis Regulatory Commission on Thursday, completing the five members of what figures to be a prominent and powerful group moving forward. The...

Newmark Associates chosen as leasing agent for Edison Village health care component

Newmark Associates CRE has been named the exclusive health care and medical office leasing agent for a property in West Orange, according to developer Prism Capital Partners. Nutley-based Prism is redeveloping a historic Thomas Edison...

Merck paying $1.85M for biotech focused on autoimmune diseases

Merck has agreed to acquire Pandion Therapeutics Inc., a Massachusetts-based biotechnology company, for about $1.85 billion, it announced Thursday. The Kenilworth-based drugmaker said in a news release that it will pay $60 per share in...

New behavioral health facility merges old-time setting with modern-day technologies

The meticulous craftsmanship that was needed to maintain its charm while updating the 110-year-old facility that now serves as the Retreat & Recovery at Ramapo Valley took nearly two years to complete. And the landscape...

Celularity HQ property sold for $46.6M, CBRE says

The 147,000-square-foot building in Florham Park that serves as Celularity Inc.’s corporate headquarters and manufacturing facility has been sold for $46.6 million, according to real estate firm CBRE. The 147,215-square-foot property at 170 Park Ave....

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CVS now giving COVID-19 vaccine at more than 100 locations in N.J. — here...

CVS now has more than 100 stores in New Jersey administering COVID-19 vaccine shots. The stores began taking reservations Friday. Click here to register. CVS, which expanded...

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