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J&J Says Covid-19 Booster Shots After Eight Months Supported by Data

Dais Newsfeed | 25/08/2021 05:20 PM | Click to read full article

Johnson & Johnson said Wednesday that a second dose of its Covid-19 vaccine was found in a study to generate a strong immune response, justifying a booster shot after eight months.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has said it expects single-dose J&J vaccine recipients would need boosters but has held off on making recommendations as it awaits more data.