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People with HIV with suppressed viral load and higher CD4 counts unlikely to need a third dose of COVID-19 vaccine

Multiple chronic conditions, older age or the Oxford/AstraZeneca vaccine might increase the need for a third dose People with HIV with well-controlled viral load on antiretroviral treatment have similar levels of antibodies to HIV-negative people after two doses of a SARS-CoV-2 vaccine and in most cases will not need a third dose, Canadian researchers report.… Read More »

A THIRD Oxford vaccine jab can be used as an effective booster jab against coronavirus variants

Third AstraZeneca jab after six months enhances protection against Covid variants, Oxford study suggests but scientists say boosters are not needed this winter because two doses are working so well Scientists find booster jabs help fight Kent, South African and Indian variants A third jab six months after second dose increases neutralising antibodies Researchers say… Read More »