Teens vaccinated with Pfizer jab are well protected against Delta variant, study finds | Health24

A large Israeli study has shown that Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine provides adolescents with effective protection.

2021-10-26 10:15:00 PM

The two-dose Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine provides adolescents with effective protection, a large Israeli study has found. The analysis was based on data from nearly 200 000 adolescents (94 354 vaccinated and 94 354 unvaccinated) aged 12 to 18.

A large Israeli study has shown that Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine provides adolescents with effective protection.

CapuskiThe two-dose Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine provides adolescents with effective protection, a large Israeli study has found.The analysis was based on data from nearly 200 000 adolescents (94 354 vaccinated and 94 354 unvaccinated) aged 12 to 18.

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It showed that fully vaccinated participants were 93% less likely than their unvaccinated peers to contract symptomatic (displaying symptoms) infection with the Delta variant in the first few weeks after receiving their second dose.Support independent journalism

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