Check tubes are seen in entrance of a displayed Emergent emblem on this illustration taken, Might 21, 2021.
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Emergent Biosolutions shares plunged 38.6% on Friday after the corporate disclosed that the federal authorities had canceled its multimillion-dollar contract with the Covid-19 vaccine producer.
Emergent, the Maryland-based firm blamed in March for ruining tens of millions of Johnson & Johnson’s Covid doses after the photographs had been contaminated with components supposed for the AstraZeneca vaccine, was awarded a $628 million U.S. authorities contract final yr to assist make the photographs.
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