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Coronavirus: BioNTech third dose ‘not needed’ but final decision on extra shots for both Hong Kong vaccines postponed

The scientific evidence points to recipients of the BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine not needing a third dose, according to the chairman of an expert committee, but decisions on whether to recommend additional shots of both jabs available in Hong Kong have been postponed.Professor Lau Yu-lung, chairman of the Hong Kong government’s committee on vaccine preventable diseases, on Thursday said a lack of data and the city’s low inoculation rate, especially among the elderly, prevented a proper assessment…

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