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WHO experts recommend third dose of Novavax COVID vaccine for people living with HIV

WHO experts recommend third dose of Novavax COVID vaccine for people living with HIV

NOVAVAX said the World Health Organization's (WHO) panel of experts had recommended a third dose of its vaccine, NVX-CoV2373, for immunocompromised persons. The WHO's Strategic Advisory Group of Experts on Immunization, known as SAGE, issued a series of recommendations, including the use of the vaccine in persons with comorbidities, breastfeeding women, and those living with HIV. After reviewing Novavax data the independent experts said the vaccine could be used in pregnant women if the benefits of vaccination to the pregnant woman outweigh the potential risks. On Friday, the WHO issued an emergency use listing to Novavax's vaccine made by the…
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