Adam posted on the increasing likelihood of widespread follow-up inoculation:
Following up on that now, with remarks from the director of the US National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases and chief medical advisor to US President Biden Anthony Fauci.
- “Those who are transplant patients, cancer chemotherapy, auto-immune diseases, that are on immunosuppressant regimens, those are the kind of individuals that if there’s going to be a third booster, which might likely happen, would be among first the vulnerable”
But also more widely:
- said US health officials are reviewing data to determine when boosters might be needed citing studies showing there might be waning immunity in vaccinated people
Fauci was speaking in a CNN interview.
- health officials are considering revised mask guidance for vaccinated Americans – its “under active consideration