Biden voiced his support for a waiver - a sharp reversal of the previous US position - in remarks to reporters
"I often use Israel as the prototype example of what actually goes right" Fauci said, acknowledging Israel's success in the fight against coronavirus.
The study also showed that prior infection with an earlier version of the virus did not reduce the risk of COVID-19 caused by the South African variant among people who got placebo shots
The booster shots, given to volunteers previously inoculated with Moderna's two-dose vaccine regimen, also boosted antibodies against the original version of COVID-19
Green passports in Israel are granted to all those who are fully vaccinated or recovered from the virus.
The couple have given to the Hebrew Academy, a local Jewish day school, and to Jewish Adoption and Family Care Options, which administers to abused, neglected and at-risk children.
Patients were selected to participate in the study on the day they received their first vaccine shot and they were invited to come back between two to four weeks after the second dose
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Hungary presents an additional challenge, since it is carrying out its vaccination drive using also the Russian vaccine, which neither the US or Europe approved.