Impact of SARS-CoV-2 booster vaccination on Delta variant resurgence in Israel

In a recent study posted to the medRxiv* preprint server, researchers explored the severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) booster vaccination necessity among various age groups in Israel.

In this study, the researchers also explored the effect regarding preventing disease outcomes, and the impact of time on initiation of boosters via a mathematically calibrated model based on coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) data from Israel.

Study: Booster vaccination to curtail COVID-19 resurgence – population-level implications of the Israeli campaign. Image Credit: Corona Borealis Studio/Shutterstock


Background

Israel was one of the first countries that initiated mass COVID-19 vaccination campaigns, and they were also among the countries that first…

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