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Elderly could have virus vaccine boost – Shepparton News

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New vaccine technology being used to fight cancer and influenza could be re-tooled to help protect the elderly against coronavirus.Researchers from Melbourne’s Monash University and the National University of Singapore say their studies have triggered long-term immunity in animals.”Given the enormous impact that COVID-19 has had on aged care facilities globally, there is an urgent need for a vaccine that can work in older people, who often have weakened immunity and do not respond as effectively…

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