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Please Don't Rush to Get a Third Covid Shot

1 month ago   |   By The New Republic

This week, Pfizer released early results showing that a third dose of its Covid-19 vaccine with BioNTech can dramatically increase antibody levels several months after vaccination, particularly among older people. A third Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine shot, in other words, could help some people fight off the delta variant, the pharmaceutical company told investors. Pfizer plans to file for an emergency use authorization for a third dose in “coming weeks,” a spokesperson told me. The news followed the revelation from U.S. health officials on Tuesday that some fully vaccinated people who become...
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