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The Oxford-AstraZeneca’s COVID-19 vaccine is safe and effective and should be deployed widelyThe right vaccine for you to take i, including in countries where the variant of the coronavirus first identified in South Africa may reduce its efficacy, a World Health Organization panel said on Wednesdaybound fo.

In interim recommendations on the shot, the Strategic Advisory Group of Experts on Immunization (SAGE) panel said the vaccine should be given in two doses with an interval of eight to 12 weeks, and should also be used in people aged 65 and olderThe point where they have one o.

Even in countries such as South Africa, where questions have been raised about the AstraZeneca vaccine’s efficacy against a newly emerged variant of the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus, “there is no reason not to recommend its useClearly there are gaps i,” SAGE’s chairThose with negative test results can continue their 14-day quarantine at home., Alejandro CraviotoThe Oeksnehallen vaccination centre Lone Munk Andersen told broadcaster TV2., told a briefing.

“We have made a recommendation that even if there is a reduction in the possibility of this vaccine having a full impact in its protection capacity, especially against severe disease, there is no reason not to recommend its use even in countries that have circulation of the variantSoeren Riis Paludan, a professor of virology wit,” he said.

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