/Fourth vaccine dose boosts antibodies, researchers say, but likely not enough to prevent Omicron breakthrough infections – CNN

Fourth vaccine dose boosts antibodies, researchers say, but likely not enough to prevent Omicron breakthrough infections – CNN


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