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Tags: Virus Outbreak | Germany | AstraZeneca Vaccine

Germany Suspends AstraZeneca Vaccine amid Clotting Concerns

Monday, 15 March 2021 11:01 AM

BERLIN (AP) — The German government said Monday that it's suspending use of AstraZeneca’s coronavirus vaccine over fresh reports of dangerous blood clots in connection with the shot.

The Health Ministry said the decision was taken as a “precaution” and on the advice of Germany’s national vaccine regulator, the Paul Ehrlich Institute, which called for further investigation of the cases.

In a statement, the ministry said the European Medicines Agency would decide “whether and how the new information will affect the authorization of the vaccine.”

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