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Belgium to start vaccinating 16- and 17 year-olds in July

13 days ago   |   By Politico

Teens aged 16 and 17 will be invited to receive their COVID-19 vaccine in Belgium from July on, the country's health ministry said Monday .
The Interministerial Conference on Public Health, which includes federal Health Minister Frank Vandenbroucke, said it had agreed in principle to vaccinating 16- and 17-year-olds, “according to the modalities to be developed by the Task Force.”
The BioNTech/Pfizer vaccine was approved for use for those aged 16 and over in January in Europe. On May 28, the European Medicines Agency extended the conditional marketing authorization to 12 to...
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