What to Know About Delayed Vaccine Doses and the Potential for Mutation

Some scientists have raised concerns about ‘escape mutants’

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The U.K. recently made the controversial decision to delay administration of the second dose of the Covid-19 vaccines. The U.K. has approved vaccines from Pfizer/BioNTech, Moderna, and Oxford/AstraZeneca, all of which require two doses…




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Yasmin Tayag

Yasmin Tayag

Editor, Medium Coronavirus Blog. Senior editor at Future Human by OneZero. Previously: science at Inverse, genetics at NYU.

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