Covid booster jabs in England to be thrown away as demand falls

Hundreds of thousands of Pfizer and Moderna doses estimated to be about to expire after sharp fall in take-up

Booster jabs distributed in England for the pre-Christmas vaccination push are to be thrown away because of a lack of demand, a leaked NHS memo reveals.

It is not known exactly how many vaccines will be discarded but it is likely to be “hundreds of thousands”, sources told the Health Service Journal (HSJ), which obtained the memo.

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from Coronavirus | The Guardian
via COVID-19 Alerts

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