No evidence that COVID-19 vaccines cause more severe disease; antibody-dependent enhancement has not been observed in clinical trialsPublished: 2022
"Antibody-dependent enhancement (ADE) occurs when antibodies are unable to neutralize a virus’ infectivity, but instead enhance a virus’ ability to infect cells. Although ADE has been observed in humans who received the dengue vaccine, as well as in individuals that received a vaccine candidate for the respiratory syncytial virus, the evidence from COVID-19 vaccine clinical trials so far have not shown more severe disease occurring in vaccinated participants. People who have been given the COVID-19 vaccine will continue to be closely monitored to determine whether ADE occurs." - No evidence that COVID-19 vaccines cause more severe disease; antibody-dependent enhancement has not been observed in clinical trials
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Category:Vaccine Safety and Development,Research and Development,Vaccine Technology and New Vaccines,Vaccination Decision Making,Vaccine Hesitancy,Misconceptions,Monitoring and Surveillance,Outbreaks and Pandemics,COVID-19 Vaccine Safety and Development
Research and Development
Vaccine Technology and New Vaccines
Vaccination Decision Making
Monitoring and Surveillance
Outbreaks and Pandemics
Health Care Professional
Region: United States
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