Information for immunocompromised individuals regarding the prevention and treatment of SARS-CoV-2 infection in the context of currently circulating Omicron sublines – United States, January 2023

Information for immunocompromised individuals regarding the prevention and treatment of SARS-CoV-2 infection in the context of currently circulating Omicron sublines – United States, January 2023

BOX. SARS-CoV-2 prevention measures for immunocompromised individuals, their household members, and close contacts in the context of currently circulating Omicron sublines — United States, January 2023 Because Evusheld is not currently cleared for pre-exposure prophylaxis against SARS-CoV-2 infection in the United States, it is important that moderately to severely immunocompromised individuals,* those who may have … Read more

Updated Covid-19 boosters continue to offer substantial protection even against the fast-spreading XBB.1.5 subvariant

Updated Covid-19 boosters continue to offer substantial protection even against the fast-spreading XBB.1.5 subvariant

CNN — Updated Covid-19 boosters roughly halve a person’s risk of becoming ill with the coronavirus, even from infections caused by the fast-spreading XBB.1.5 subvariant. New studies, led by researchers at the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, are among the first looks at how bivalent boosters have continued to work in the real … Read more