Search our database of publications on vaccines for COVID-19. These include published scientific papers, preprints and policy reports, and all are from teams based in the UK.
SARS-CoV-2 infection in cancer patients is associated with increased morbidity and mortality, their status defined as ‘clinically extremely vulnerable’ (CEV) with prioritisation for vaccine booster programs, including fifth doses . For patients with Chronic myeloid leukemia (CML) there is uncertainty about their ability to mount a protective immune response against SARS-CoV-2 infection after COVID-19 vaccination. A retrospective study of 8665 CML patients has reported lower COVID-19 mortality than seen in other haematological malignancy.