45% of Israelis are vaccinated with the third dose.
The first participants in the study were doctors / photo – UNIAN, Nikolay Tis
A study on the effectiveness of the fourth dose of the coronavirus vaccine has begun in Israel.
This is reported by the edition Newsru.co.il.
The study was conducted at Sheba Hospital in Tel Hashomer. On the morning of December 27, doctors received the fourth dose of the vaccine. Doctors were the first to participate in the trials.
Since the beginning of the pandemic, more than 1.3 million cases of COVID-19 have been identified in the country, more than 8.2 thousand people have died as a result of complications.
Read alsoIn the EU, almost 80% of adults are vaccinated against COVID-19According to the Israeli Ministry of Health, as of December 27, 70% of the country’s population received the first dose of the coronavirus vaccine, 63% – the second, 45% of citizens were vaccinated with the third dose.
Earlier, UNIAN has already reported that Belarus has begun to vaccinate children against COVID-19. And in Australia recorded the first death from a new strain of the coronavirus “Omicron”.
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