“Americans will probably need to take an extra dose of the Covid-19 vaccine to be considered fully vaccinated,” he said. Anthony Fauci.
In an interview with reporters, the leading American epidemiologist stressed that the final decision is expected from the Food and Drug Administration, followed by a recommendation from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
He, however, hastened to express his opinion on the necessity of the third, commemorative dose.
His view is that the third dose of the mRNA vaccine will be needed for long-term protection against Covid-19 disease.