Coronavirus: UAE to offer third dose to recipients of China’s Sinopharm vaccine

//Coronavirus: UAE to offer third dose to recipients of China’s Sinopharm vaccine

Coronavirus: UAE to offer third dose to recipients of China’s Sinopharm vaccine

The United Arab Emirates announced on Tuesday it will offer a third shot to recipients of the Chinese state-backed Sinopharm coronavirus vaccine six months after their initial two-dose regimen. The move appears to make the UAE the first country worldwide to formally introduce the booster.The brief statement comes after some residents in the UAE reported receiving a third shot amid concerns about an insufficient antibody response. China’s top disease control official acknowledged last month that…

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