Hybrid immunity is achieved when a person receives at least one dose of a Covid-19 vaccine and has been infected with the virus. Photo: Nora Tam
Hybrid immunity is achieved when a person receives at least one dose of a Covid-19 vaccine and has been infected with the virus. Photo: Nora Tam

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Coronavirus: what is ‘hybrid immunity’ and would Hong Kong benefit as several health experts say?

  • Several public health experts have called for authorities to gradually lift social-distancing rules as part of efforts to develop hybrid immunity among residents
  • With serious cases and hospital admissions on the rise, government has expressed concerns about growing pressure on the healthcare system

Hybrid immunity is achieved when a person receives at least one dose of a Covid-19 vaccine and has been infected with the virus. Photo: Nora Tam
Hybrid immunity is achieved when a person receives at least one dose of a Covid-19 vaccine and has been infected with the virus. Photo: Nora Tam
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