Covid: Trials test the efficacy of Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine on childrenon February 17, 2021 at 12:20 am

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Some 300 volunteers will take part in the first coronavirus vaccination trial on children and young adults.

A clinical trial testing the safety and effectiveness of the Oxford-AstraZeneca coronavirus vaccine on children has begun. Around 300 volunteers aged six to 17 are taking part in the study, which will see 240 children receive the Covid-19 vaccine, with the remainder given a control meningitis vaccine. Participants will be given a second dose of the vaccine between four and 12 weeks later.

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