Prof Shabir Madhi 'mortified' at decision on AstraZeneca vaccine, says it might expire

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Professor of vaccinology Shabir Madhi
Professor of vaccinology Shabir Madhi
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Professor Shabir Madhi, principal investigator of the AstraZeneca vaccine trials in South Africa, says he is "mortified" that the government has "abandoned" the AstraZeneca vaccine, adding that there is still strategic use for it among high-risk groups, and are now at risk of expiring.

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