People wait to get the Sinovac vaccine at Kowloon Bay Sports Centre. Photo: Jonathan Wong People wait to get the Sinovac vaccine at Kowloon Bay Sports Centre. Photo: Jonathan Wong
People wait to get the Sinovac vaccine at Kowloon Bay Sports Centre. Photo: Jonathan Wong

Coronavirus: Sinovac vaccine gives 70 per cent less protection against South African variant, but Hongkongers urged to still get jab

  • New data published by mainland scientists shows drop in level of protection
  • Health experts looking into whether mixing vaccines more effective in combating new strains

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
People wait to get the Sinovac vaccine at Kowloon Bay Sports Centre. Photo: Jonathan Wong People wait to get the Sinovac vaccine at Kowloon Bay Sports Centre. Photo: Jonathan Wong
People wait to get the Sinovac vaccine at Kowloon Bay Sports Centre. Photo: Jonathan Wong
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