COVID-19 Vaccine | J&J vaccine booster shot on the cards

File: Vials of the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine. AFP/Justin Tallis

JOHANNESBURG - There are plans to give additional COVID-19 vaccines to individuals with compromised immunity.

READ: J&J asks US FDA to authorize booster shots of COVID vaccine

This includes those who are on long-term oral steroid therapy for autoimmune conditions and various other treatments.

Co-lead investigator in the Johnson & Johnson vaccine trial, professor Linda-Gail Bekker says not everyone has to get a booster shot.


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