It is not known when China’s youngest children will start receiving the vaccine. Photo: AFP It is not known when China’s youngest children will start receiving the vaccine. Photo: AFP
It is not known when China’s youngest children will start receiving the vaccine. Photo: AFP

China approves Covid-19 vaccine for children as young as three

  • Other countries have authorised vaccinations for under-18s but nowhere else has given the green light for their use on such a young age group
  • The vaccine maker Sinovac tells state broadcaster CCTV that it has been carrying out trials on minors and found no differences with adults

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It is not known when China’s youngest children will start receiving the vaccine. Photo: AFP It is not known when China’s youngest children will start receiving the vaccine. Photo: AFP
It is not known when China’s youngest children will start receiving the vaccine. Photo: AFP
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