The global epidemic is severe. Yuan Guoyong, Chair Professor of the Department of Microbiology of the University of Hong Kong, said in an online lecture today (25th) that the fertility and body genes will not be affected by the mRNA vaccine.
He also explained that even if the virus mutates, human lymphocytes can produce an immune response to provide protection for the body.
Regarding the concern that the mRNA vaccine will affect the human genes and even cause cancer in the future, Yuan Guoyong reiterated that the relevant claims are unfounded and the public need not worry. He also pointed out that many scientific studies have confirmed that the mRNA vaccine will not affect the chances of ovulation or pregnancy; For men, it will not affect sperm output, sperm motility, nor breastfeeding.
Professor Yuan Guoyong of the Department of Microbiology of the University of Hong Kong stated in an online lecture today (25th) that the mRna vaccine will not affect fertility and human genes.
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Yuan Guoyong also pointed out that even if the virus variants can resist neutralizing antibodies and lymphocytes can produce an immune response, they can still prevent severe illnesses. "They will recognize the structural proteins in the virus." He urged the public not to wait. "The virus is always changing."
As for whether the vaccination age can be lowered to below 12 years old, Yuan believes that it must be based on science and emphasize that it is not completely impossible, but more research is needed to make a decision. I believe it will be subject to foreign experience, pharmaceutical factory guidelines, etc., and expert committee review, The appeal will only be made after approval.
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In response to media questions after attending the lecture, Yuan Guoyong pointed out that the epidemic in Hong Kong has been cleared, but the state is unstable. He also pointed out that 70% of the vaccination rate is unreliable. It is still not enough to relax many social distancing measures. He believes that more than 90% of the vaccination rate is safe. , Calling on the public to get vaccinated as soon as possible.
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