The European Commission (EC) has approved Beyfortus (nirsevimab)
for the prevention of respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) lower
respiratory tract disease in newborns and infants during their
first RSV season.
Beyfortus - which is being developed jointly by Sanofi (Euronext:
SAN) and AstraZeneca (LSE: AZN) - is the first and only
single-dose RSV protective option for the broad infant
population, including those born healthy, at term or preterm, or
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