News About COVID-19
The Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation (JCVI) has now published its final recommendations for this autumn’s programme.
New clinical trials to test how protective the COVID-19 vaccines are for people with weakened immune systems and information about new COVID-19 treatments.
How Effective is the COVID Vaccine for People with Weakened Immune Systems? Learn more about the OCTAVE and OCTAVE DUO trials and watch a video on this topic.
Updates vaccine advice: boosters, third primary doses and vaccines for young people.
Data supports COVID-19 vaccination for people who have had a transplant or who are on the waiting list.
MHRA issues new advice, concluding a possible link between COVID-19 Vaccine AstraZeneca and extremely rare, unlikely to occur blood clots.
Vaccines to be offered to people aged 16 and over living with people with weak immune systems.
If you are on the transplant waiting list, did you know that NHSBT recommend that you have two COVID vaccine doses 21-28 days apart (depending upon vaccine type)?
How do COVID vaccines affect people who are taking immunosuppressive medicines?
Important information for anyone on the liver transplant waiting list.