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Coronavirus: Vaccination

Question for Department of Health and Social Care

UIN 35555, tabled on 19 July 2021

To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what steps his Department is taking to support the health and wellbeing needs of people who are currently participating in trials of unapproved covid-19 vaccines.

This answer is the replacement for a previous holding answer.

Answered on

28 July 2021

Participants in all clinical trials are provided with contact details at the local site should they have any health and wellbeing concerns which may be related to the trial.

The trial’s principle investigator advise the participant based on their knowledge of whether the participant received an active COVID-19 vaccine trial product or a placebo.

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