What the Vax?!: Part 3

  • 2:00:52: *Summary: Booster dose in Israel was effective and so far had safety profile similar to the other doses •Booster dose shows ~ 10-fold improved protection against confirmed infection and severe COVID-19 •Post-booster efficacy against Delta similar to pre-waning efficacy against Alpha •Booster dose adverse events not more accute than first or second dose •Based on the above for ages 60+ (and then 50+), the vaccine safety & effectiveness committees in Israel approved booster dose 5 months after 2nd dose for ages 12+ •Administration of booster dose helped Israel dampen severe cases in the 4th wave 2:06:20: “…or every 6 months are you going to have to keep boosting these people?” [The way it was said made me giggle! 😄] 2:06:43: “It’s not clear where this is going.” 2:08:05: “There is some increased risk of myocarditis in younger males.” 2:11:29: “In our vaccinated households, we are starting to see spread into our younger populations who are no longer seemingly protected by herd immunity around them.” [So…does herd immunity work, then? Or doesn’t it?] 2:18:00: Break 2:25:56: *BNT162b2 [COMIRNATY (COVID-19 Vaccine, mRNA)] Booster (Third) Dose 2:27:05: Donna Boyce, MS, Senior Vice President Global Regulatory Affairs Pfizer Inc.

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Haven Shroud

Haven Shroud

Starting over. Author. Blogger. Uniquely re-purposed book in human form.