Controversy prevails between scientists and technocrats on whether people need a third dose of a Covid-19 vaccine within 12 months of getting fully vaccinated.
And all this as the Indian variant is getting more and more aggressive, the Pharmaceutical Service’s Elena Panayiotopoullou told Philenews.
“A lot need to be clarified in the event of an additional dose of vaccine. A new formula could be I the making,” she also said.
“At the same time, epidemiologists believe vaccination is a shield against virus strains, even the Indian one,” she added
Cyprus will abide by decisions and instructions by the European Medicines Agency, she said.
Moreover, the vaccination plan will be presented on Tuesday by Minister of Health, Constantinos Ioannou.
And the vaccination appointment portal on Tuesday reopens for a second time around for elderly people who failed to make an appointment the first time around.