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FDA set to authorize third COVID vaccine dose for immunocompromised people

The Food and Drug Administration will update its emergency use authorization for the Pfizer and Moderna coronavirus vaccines as early as Thursday to allow immunocompromised people to get a third dose, a source familiar with the matter told Axios.

Why it matters: Data suggest that people with weakened immune systems don't generate strong enough levels of protection agains the virus with just two doses, but a third dose could significantly help.

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