Home News Covid-19

Singapore to offer bivalent booster to 18-49 year olds this year

Bloomberg
Bloomberg10/20/2022 11:36 PM GMT+08  • 1 min read
Singapore to offer bivalent booster to 18-49 year olds this year
The bivalent version of Moderna’s Spikevax vaccine targeting the Omicron variant of the virus has been available since Oct 14. Photo: Bloomberg
Font Resizer
Share to WhatsappShare to FacebookShare to LinkedInMore Share
Scroll to top
Follow us on Facebook and join our Telegram channel for the latest updates.

Singapore will extend bivalent Covid-19 boosters to those aged 18-49 later this year as more supplies are secured, Health Minister Ong Ye Kung said in parliament Thursday.

The bivalent version of Moderna’s Spikevax vaccine targeting the Omicron variant of the virus, in addition to the original strain, has been available since Oct 14 and is available to those over the age of 50.

×
Loading next article...
The Edge Singapore
Download The Edge Singapore App
Google playApple store play
Keep updated
Follow our social media
Subscribe to The Edge Singapore
Get credible investing ideas from our in-depth stock analysis, interviews with key executives, corporate movements coverage and their impact on the market.
© 2022 The Edge Publishing Pte Ltd. All rights reserved.