Single dose of Covishield enough for Covid recovered: ICMR study
A study among healthcare workers in Assam has found that a single dose of Covishield is sufficient for previously infected persons. The study was conducted jointly by three premier institutions – the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), Regional Medical Research Laboratory and Assam Medical college located at Dibrugarh.
Dr Gayatri Gogoi of Assam Medical college said findings may help in the satisfaction of vaccine beneficiaries and also save vaccines. The study was conducted by taking samples from 121 healthcare workers. It was found significant rise in antibodies after first dose.