Those still not eligible for government's free vaccination wait in long queues at vaccination sites in Pakistan to get vaccinated despite the $80 cost for a pack of two doses as the country allows private sales of the Covid-19 vaccines.
Research shows vaccines by Pfizer's BioNTech and Moderna are generating "robust humoural immunity" amongst pregnant and lactating women who can transfer immunity to the virus to their newborns.
AstraZeneca says it has found no evidence indicating its vaccine caused sporadic blood clots after reviewing safety data of more than 17 million people vaccinated in UK and EU.
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Pre-peer review report suggests the E484K or S477N mutations combined with D253G can reduce efficacy of certain antibodies. An overview of some of the latest science on the novel coronavirus:
South Africa received one million AstraZeneca doses last week and had hoped to start vaccinating health workers soon but results that are yet to be peer-reviewed show minimal protection against mild or moderate infection from the B.1.351 variant.
EU’s foreign policy chief Borrell has conveyed his concerns on the jailing of Kremlin critic Alexey Navalny to Russian FM Lavrov, who called the bloc an unreliable partner. Both sides, however, appeared ready to engage where possible.
Vaccine efficacy may be reduced by the latest mutation, dubbed E484K.
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German expert panel's recommendation comes as an irate EU threatens to launch legal action against the drugmaker over its announced supply cuts in Europe.
New virtual working programme incentivises people living abroad to relocate to Dubai where they can continue to work remotely for their companies.
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