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Coronavirus: why a third vaccine shot is important for people who are immunocompromised

A number of countries including the United States and the United Kingdom are moving to make a third dose of a Covid-19 vaccine available to people who are immunocompromised.But why are people with weaker immune systems at the front of the queue for a third dose?As the global Covid-19 vaccine roll-out continues, emerging data is showing those who are immunocompromised are not necessarily as well protected by the first two doses. So for these people, a third dose, sooner rather than later, could…

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