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Covid vaccine response gives hope to patients with blood cancer – The Times

Most patients with immune-compromising blood cancer still respond to the coronavirus vaccine, raising hope that some of those forced to undertake the most extreme…

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Most patients with immune-compromising blood cancer still respond to the coronavirus vaccine, raising hope that some of those forced to undertake the most extreme shielding could soon gain some freedom.
However, in about a third of those with myeloma, doctors could detect no antibodies against coronavirus after one vaccine shot, suggesting they may need extra support as Britain opens up.
Patients with the blood and bone marrow cancer myeloma have been among those most affected by the pandemic. Both…

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