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There is no evidence that the Bacille Calmette-Guérin vaccine (BCG) protects people against infection with COVID-19 virus. Two clinical trials addressing this question are underway, and WHO will evaluate the evidence when it is available. In the absence of evidence, WHO does not recommend BCG vaccination for the prevention of COVID-19. WHO continues to recommend neonatal BCG vaccination in countries or settings with a high incidence of tuberculosis.


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Vaccine Safety and Development,Research and Development,Vaccine Effectiveness and Efficacy,Monitoring and Surveillance,Outbreaks and Pandemics,COVID-19 Vaccine Safety and Development
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Vaccine Effectiveness and Efficacy
Monitoring and Surveillance
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