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Booster vaccines approved for children aged between 12 and 15

Feb 21, 2022 16:02 By News Northern Sound
Booster vaccines approved for children aged between 12 and 15 Booster vaccines approved for children aged between 12 and 15
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A Professor in Experimental Immunology says it's good news as boosters have proved to be very effective.

Booster vaccines have been approved for children aged between 12 and 15.

Health Minister Stephen Donnelly has accepted a recommendation from the National Immunisation Advisory Committee.

This age-group will be offered a Covid booster six months after their second jab - the same gap applies to those who have recovered.

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Professor of Experimental Immunology at Trinity College, Kingston Mills, says this is good news as boosters have proved to be very effective:

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