UK launches nationwide ‘booster’ COVID vaccine trial

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  • Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “UK launches nationwide ‘booster’ COVID vaccine trial” – below is their description.

    The United Kingdom has launched a nationwide study to explore whether giving a third “booster” shot of coronavirus vaccines would be safe and effective in extending immune protection against COVID-19.

    The trial, which aims to recruit thousands of participants, will look at several different COVID-19 shots – some of which are already approved by regulators, while others are still in development.

    Al Jazeera’s Neave Barker reports from Southampton.

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