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    • FDA Approves BioThrax Supplemental Biologics License ApplicationThe U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Emergent BioSolutions Inc's supplemental Biologics License Application (BLA) for Anthrax Vaccine Adsorbed (BioThrax), the only FDA-licensed vaccine to prevent disease caused by Bacillus anthracis.  The revised package insert to include a change in schedule from 0, 2, 4 weeks and 6, 12 and 18 months to 0, 4 weeks, and 6, 12, and 18 months, and a change in route of administration from subcutaneous to intramuscular. http://www.fda.gov/cber/approvltr/biothrax121108L.htm 

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