No point vaccinating those who’ve had COVID-19: Findings of Cleveland Clinic study




Scientists from the Cleveland Clinic, USA, have recently evaluated the effectiveness of coronavirus disease 2019 COVID-19) vaccination among individuals with or without a history of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) infection.

The study findings reveal that individuals with previous SARS-CoV-2 infection do not get additional benefits from vaccination, indicating that COVID-19 vaccines should be prioritized to individuals without prior infection. The study is currently available on the medRxiv* preprint server.

Author(s): Sanchari Sinha Dutta

Publication Date: 8 June 2021

Publication Site: News Medical – Life Sciences