The CEO of “Pfizer” says that there will likely be a need for a third dose at some time between six to 12 months, “and indicates that after that, there will be an annual revaccination, but all of this needs confirmation.”
Pfizer CEO Albert Burla said that recipients of the “Pfizer-Biontech” vaccine against “Covid-19” are likely to need a booster dose of the vaccine six to 12 months after receiving the full vaccination.
Burla added during a live broadcast posted on the “Facebook” website, on Thursday, that real-world data shows that the “Pfizer” vaccine is effective against the alarming mutation of the Corona virus, which was first detected in South Africa, and symbolized by “B.1.351”. .
The company president also indicated that “protection decreases with the passage of time, but it remains very high within six months of receiving the vaccine,” explaining that “I think that there will be a need, based on these data, to re-vaccinate.”
Burla added that it is not clear how many times the vaccination should be repeated, but “the likely scenario is that there will likely be a need for a third dose sometime between six to 12 months, and after that, there will be an annual revaccination, but all of that needs to be done.” emphasis”.