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#GlaxoSmithKline

# glaxosmithkline - Wednesday 3 February, 2021

GlaxoSmithKline and CureVac to make Covid vaccines targeting new variants
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

GlaxoSmithKline and CureVac to make Covid vaccines targeting new variants

Feb 3rd 2021, 12:08 PM 14,638 Views 6 Comments

The UK-based firm is teaming up with Germany’s CureVac.

# glaxosmithkline - Wednesday 4 November, 2020

15-year-old settles case with State and pharmaceutical company over side-effects from swine flu vaccine
# Pandemrix
# Pandemrix

15-year-old settles case with State and pharmaceutical company over side-effects from swine flu vaccine

Nov 4th 2020, 5:47 PM 39,404 Views 0 Comments

Ben Blackwell from Ratoath in Co Meath won damages in the High Court today.

# glaxosmithkline - Thursday 16 August, 2018

Blow for Sligo as 165 jobs to go at GSK manufacturing site
# Stiefel Laboratories
# Stiefel Laboratories

Blow for Sligo as 165 jobs to go at GSK manufacturing site

Aug 16th 2018, 12:59 PM 24,485 Views 21 Comments

Fine Gael TD Tony McLoughlin called it a “very disappointing announcement for Sligo”.

# glaxosmithkline - Saturday 29 July, 2017

'We need a full State investigation': Councillor who was on vaccine trial tables motion on inquiry
# Madonna House
# Madonna House

'We need a full State investigation': Councillor who was on vaccine trial tables motion on inquiry

Jul 29th 2017, 6:50 AM 12,539 Views 14 Comments

Francis Timmons only recently found out that he was on two vaccine trials at Madonna House in the early 1970s.

# glaxosmithkline - Sunday 9 July, 2017

'I had no idea that I could've gotten these injections': Home survivor told he was put on vaccine trial
# Mother-and-baby Homes
# Mother-and-baby Homes

'I had no idea that I could've gotten these injections': Home survivor told he was put on vaccine trial

Jul 9th 2017, 12:05 AM 45,609 Views 27 Comments

Councillor Francis Timmons says that survivors deserve answers on vaccines trials at mother and baby homes.

# glaxosmithkline - Monday 30 March, 2015

Government will consider lifesaving meningitis jab for children - but only if the price is right
# Immunisation
# Immunisation

Government will consider lifesaving meningitis jab for children - but only if the price is right

Mar 30th 2015, 9:51 PM 11,636 Views 36 Comments

The UK is introducing a vaccine and Ireland will follow if “a cost effective agreement can be reached”.

# glaxosmithkline - Wednesday 2 April, 2014

Anti-depressant ingredient from Cork plant contaminated with waste
# Warning
# Warning

Anti-depressant ingredient from Cork plant contaminated with waste

Apr 2nd 2014, 9:47 AM 12,674 Views 72 Comments

The US Food and Drug Administration issued a warning to GlaxoSmithKline over the contamination which the company first became aware of in January 2012.

# glaxosmithkline - Thursday 23 January, 2014

Man dies after incident at Waterford pharmaceutical plant
# Investigation
# Investigation

Man dies after incident at Waterford pharmaceutical plant

Jan 23rd 2014, 10:48 PM 39,858 Views 15 Comments

The man at first thought to be a worker was actually a member of the public.

# glaxosmithkline - Tuesday 8 October, 2013

World's first malaria vaccine could be available for African children
# Disease
# Disease

World's first malaria vaccine could be available for African children

Oct 8th 2013, 9:05 AM 3,407 Views 29 Comments

GlaxoSmithKline will seek regulatory approval next year to market the vaccine against the disease which killed 660,000 in 2010.

# glaxosmithkline - Monday 18 February, 2013

Pharmaceutical firm GSK shuts Cork facility with 94 jobs lost
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

Pharmaceutical firm GSK shuts Cork facility with 94 jobs lost

Feb 18th 2013, 6:29 PM 12,993 Views 39 Comments

The drug company’s internet financial services unit is to be moved to Britain.

# glaxosmithkline - Wednesday 28 November, 2012

French court upholds 'gay sex addict' ruling against Glaxo
# Big Pharma
# Big Pharma

French court upholds 'gay sex addict' ruling against Glaxo

Nov 28th 2012, 3:10 PM 14,792 Views 50 Comments

Pharma giant GlaxoSmithKline has been ordered to pay almost €200,000 to the man who claimed its Parkinson’s drug turned him into a gay sex and gambling addict.

# glaxosmithkline - Saturday 7 July, 2012

Cannabis, beer and T-bills: the week in stats
# In Numbers
# In Numbers

Cannabis, beer and T-bills: the week in stats

Jul 7th 2012, 7:30 PM 7,211 Views 25 Comments

How high is Europe’s tallest building? And how many cannabis plants were seized by gardaí last year?

# glaxosmithkline - Monday 2 July, 2012

GlaxoSmithKline fined $3 billion in US
# Fraud
# Fraud

GlaxoSmithKline fined $3 billion in US

Jul 2nd 2012, 6:54 PM 10,914 Views 15 Comments

The fine was the largest health care fraud settlement in US history.

# glaxosmithkline - Wednesday 14 September, 2011

Mother says she's totally convinced swine flu jab caused son's narcolepsy
# Vaccine
# Vaccine

Mother says she's totally convinced swine flu jab caused son's narcolepsy

Sep 14th 2011, 4:51 PM 2,934 Views 18 Comments

There are now 16 confirmed cases of narcolepsy with links to the swine flu vaccine Pandemrix in Ireland. A support group is criticising what it’s calling the ‘minimal’ response from the HSE.

# glaxosmithkline - Thursday 7 July, 2011

130 jobs lost at GlaxoSmithKline plant in Dungarvan
# Jobs
# Jobs

130 jobs lost at GlaxoSmithKline plant in Dungarvan

Jul 7th 2011, 4:52 PM 912 Views 8 Comments

Several hundred of the Waterford-based plant’s workers were called to an urgent meeting today over facility’s future.

Seven hundred GlaxoSmithKline workers called to a meeting
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

Seven hundred GlaxoSmithKline workers called to a meeting

Jul 7th 2011, 12:31 PM 596 Views 4 Comments

The pharmaceutical giant is the biggest employer in Dungarvan, Co. Waterford. Employees will meet with management at 3pm.

The 9 at 9: Thursday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Jul 7th 2011, 8:23 AM 2,508 Views 2 Comments

Nine things to know this morning…

# glaxosmithkline - Wednesday 27 October, 2010

GSK agrees €542m settlement over 'defective' drugs
# GlaxoSmithKline
# GlaxoSmithKline

GSK agrees €542m settlement over 'defective' drugs

Oct 27th 2010, 9:37 AM 165 Views 0 Comments

Action over mislabelled diabetes and antidepressant drugs results in a massive settlement in the US.

# glaxosmithkline - Tuesday 5 October, 2010

GSK denies timing Apprentice appearance to clash with job cuts
# Bad Timing
# Bad Timing

GSK denies timing Apprentice appearance to clash with job cuts

Oct 5th 2010, 4:41 PM 871 Views 0 Comments

GlaxoSmithKline denies timing jobs cuts with positive promotion of the company on TV3′s The Apprentice.