They are still too young to receive the vaccine against Covid and for this reason the number of infections has increased in recent weeks. This is the case for children under 11 years old Israel, where the Ministry of Health has specified that 40% of the new cases concern the youngest ones. 14% of the 9,539 cases in the last 24 hours, on the other hand, concern children between the ages of 12 and 18, while only 4% are over 60. The positivity rate is 5.9% (165,584 swabs in the last day) . In Israel, the administration of the third dose has already begun.
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Covid, the situation in Israel
Currently 650 people are hospitalized in serious condition in Israeli hospitals for complications caused by the coronavirus. Among the hospitalized there are 424 patients who had not been vaccinated, 144 who had received two doses of the vaccine Pfizer and 56 who were given three doses, Ynet’s website explains. The Jerusalem Post also explains that 2,570 soldiers within the Israeli Defense Forces are positive for Covid-19 and one of them is in serious condition. There are 2,371 soldiers currently in home isolation.
The study: 10 times greater antibodies after the third dose
The third dose of the vaccine offers 10 times higher antibody levels than those found after the second. This is revealed by preliminary studies of a serological study conducted by the Sheba hospital in Ramat Gan near Tel Aviv on internal staff. The study – reported in the media – compared the antibody levels of the staff one week after the booster with those of the same staff a week after the second dose.