Tagged as: Moderna

FDA Approves Moderna’s mRESVIA Vaccine

On May 31, 2024, Moderna announced that the FDA has approved its respiratory syncytial virus vaccine (“RSV”), mRESVIA (mRNA-1345).  The vaccine was designed to protect adults from lower respiratory tract disease caused by an RSV infection.  This is the second mRNA vaccine Moderna has developed to gain FDA approval, following…

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Moderna Litigation Against BioNTech and Pfizer Stayed Pending IPR

We previously reported on the litigation brought by ModernaTX, Inc. and Moderna US, Inc. (collectively, “Moderna”) against BioNTech SE, BioNTech Manufacturing GmbH, BioNTech US Inc. (collectively, “BioNTech”), and Pfizer Inc. (“Pfizer”) related to Moderna’s mRNA technology and the subsequent inter partes review (IPR) petitions filed by BioNTech and Pfizer.  Those…

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Update on mRNA Vaccine Patent Litigation

We previously reported on patent infringement litigations between Alnylam and Moderna.  Below we provide updates on two proceedings involving the mRNA vaccine producer Moderna. First, in a patent action brought by Alnylam Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (“Alnylam”) against Moderna, Inc., ModernaTX, Inc., and Moderna US, Inc. (collectively, “Moderna”), the parties entered a…

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Alnylam Files New COVID-19 Vaccine Infringement Lawsuits Against Pfizer and Moderna

Last Friday, Alnylam Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (“Alnylam”) filed new complaints for patent infringement in the District of Delaware against Pfizer and Moderna. This is the third time Alnylam has sued Pfizer and Moderna in Delaware alleging their COVID-19 vaccine lipid nanoparticle technology infringes Alnylam’s patent rights. The patents-in-suit are U.S. Patent…

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