Another highlight of the AstraZeneca vaccine. After a case of thrombosis was found after vaccination, Oxford University was worried and reluctant about the safety of the drug. Suspend their serum tests in children and adolescents Until more evidence of side effects becomes available.
Go alongWall Street Journal‘, has decided to suspend pediatric trials Prevent thrombosis Vaccinated adults from different countries/regions in Europe.
The research started in mid-February and aims to The vaccine is tested in approximately 200 children and adolescents between 6 and 17 years of age. They said that although they have not found any major problems in the tests so far, they would rather stop the research until more information about the possible relationship between the vaccine and the effect of blood clots is obtained.
It happened on the same day as the head of vaccine strategy at the European Medicines Agency (EMA), Marco Cavaleri guarantees a “clear” link The relationship between AstraZeneca vaccination and thrombosis cases. He told the Italian newspaper Il Messaggero: “I can now say that it is clear that the vaccine is related to (thrombosis). However, we still don’t know what caused this reaction.”
For its part, EMA has announced Will appear in “Late Wednesday” Comment on the matter, although he expects that they still don’t know the reason for these reactions.
The World Health Organization (WHO) also commented on this and insisted that “Temporarily” no evidence It was the British vaccine that caused these thrombotic events.