Lead researcher Professor Shabir Mahdi believes there should be more research done on the effectiveness of all covid-19 vaccines on people with compromised immune systems.
Semakaleng Motsoere is a student journalist for Wits Vuvuzela. She captured the start of the second phase of the covid19 vaccine rollout at the Hillbrow Community Health Centre in Johannesburg on Tuesday, May 18. (more…)
The benefits of taking the covid-19 vaccine far outweigh any potential risks, many believe.
Two Wits women scientists share a common passion: To arm their communities with the information necessary to protect their health, especially in the time of covid-19 vaccinations. (more…)
“What’s important in terms of a vaccine right now is preventing people from getting severely ill and dying.” (more…)
All vaccines come with risk, but the time it takes to develop an effective vaccine does not affect its quality.