Biotech Pharmaceutical Sector Fights COVID-19 

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Biotech Pharmaceutical stocks are building profits in 2022 while developing more effective COVID-19 vaccines and treatments for variants. Investors may buy these stocks now as new drugs reach the market. 

Biotech Pharmaceutical analysts see the pandemic evolving into an endemic. Profits are ahead as global countries seek COVID-19 vaccines. Biotech R&D for COVID-19 specialty vaccines offer investors profits as anti-COVID-19 drug candidates undergo clinical studies before final FDA approval. 

COVID-19 vaccines are a key investor opportunity in biotech pharmaceuticals. We are now at two years since then pandemic began. Biotech Pharmaceuticals created the vaccines to treat COVID-19 and its later variants. Now, leading Biotech sector companies are launching clinical studies designed to treat largely non-hospitalized but acute patients worldwide.

The catalyst for this sector for investors is profit and dividends. Statera Biopharma, Inc. (NASDAQ: STAB) is a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company studying treatment of patients with acute COVID-19 long-term infection. Place STAB stock on your Watch List as this compelling biotech research continues and profits are ahead.

Biotech Pharmaceutical Sector Soars As COVID-19 Fighter

— Best known is Pfizer (NYSE: PFE) which this week initiated a study for Paxlovid, its new oral anti viral pill for the treatment of COVID-19. The Phase II/III pediatric study of the pill is designed for non-hospitalized, mediatric and symptomatic patients. 

In December 2021, the FDA authorized emergency use of the pill in high risk adults and children at least 12 years of age and older. Paxlovid is the first oral anti viral pill to be studied in a pediatric clinical study.

STAB Studies Treatment Of Acute COVID-19 Infection Patients  

— Statera Biopharma, Inc. (NASDAQ: STAB) is a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company studying treatment of patients with acute COVID-19 infection. Investor timing is critical. STAB has filed with the FDA its Phase 1 Clinical Trial protocol for investigational treatment of long-haul COVID-19.

This is a pilot study of STAB’s drug STAT-205 treatment of long haul COVID-19. Michael K. Handley, CEO, says the company has a vibrant ‘clinical stage pipeline’ and it has recently submitted to the FDA a Phase 3 clinical trial protocol for its STAT-201 candidate for the treatment of pediatric Crohn’s Disease.

In its STAT-205 study, STAB is researching acute COVID-19 infection. STAB hopes to develop preliminary data from that study this year.

In revised preliminary financials for the year ended December 31, 2021, STAB now says it achieved positive shareholders’ equity as of the year end-date.

MRNA Studies For Omicron-Specific Booster Drug Candidate

— Moderna, Inc. (NASDAQ: MRNA), after developing a COVID-19 vaccine now named Spikevax is now in a mid-stage study of its Omicron-specific booster candidate. The company already has a Phase Three study scheduled in the U.K. 

MRNA has advance purchase agreements valued at $19 billion for its  COVID-19 vaccine with multiple countries for 2022. The Company believes COVID-19 will turn endemic in 2022 and says it will generate more sales in the second half of 2022 than in the first half. BioNTech Is Testing For Its Fourth Vaccine For COVID-19

—BioNTech (NASDAQ: BNTX) is testing for a fourth generation COVID-19 vaccine. The Biotech Pharmaceutical industry expects that the pandemic will turn endemic this year. So performance may be short-term lower than expected.

BNTX hit $19 billion in volume in 2021. It will report Q4 earnings later this month. Analysts do not expect the company to match 2021 sales, but see a growth spurt ahead by 2026. Both BNTX and Regeneron Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ: REGN) together generated billions of dollars in sales from COVID-19 vaccines.

LLY COVID-19 Drug Reduces Risk In Hospitalized Patients

— Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) has preliminary research from the U.K. that shows its drug Baricitinib successfully reduces the risk of death in hospitalized COVID-19 patients. The drug was originally developed as a rheumatoid arthritis treatment by Eli Lilly jointly with Incyte Corp.

NVAX Is Researching A COVID-19 Drug Candidate 

— Novavax (NASDAQ: NVAX) is researching a COVID-19 drug candidate, NVX:CoV2373. It has already secured approvals from multiple countries as well as an Emergency Use Listing from the WHO.

Biotech Stocks Can Pay Off Big

Biotech stocks offer investors drug candidates and innovative research that pays off big when commercially successful. 

Keep STAB stock on your Watch List as biopharmaceutical companies are increasing in value as clinical research studies succeed. Link to more news at

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