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Move Over Superman, COVID-19 ‘super immunity’ Possible After Breakthrough Infections, Study Finds

Move over Superman, COVID-19 ‘super immunity’ possible after breakthrough infections, study finds
FILE – This undated image provided by Pfizer in November 2021 shows the company’s COVID-19 pills. On Tuesday, Dec. 14, 2021, Pfizer said that its experimental COVID-19 pill is effective against the omicron variant and maintained its promising early performance against the virus in final testing. (Pfizer via AP, File) via Fox News

From: Fox News

Even though there’s only one Superman, “super immunity” may be possible in vaccinated patients who develop COVID-19 breakthrough infections.

These patients generate antibodies that were as much as 1,000% more effective than compared to those generated two weeks after the second Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine, according to a Journal of the American Medical Association article published this week.

“We have not examined the omicron variant specifically, but based on the results of this study we would anticipate that breakthrough infections from the omicron variant will generate a similarly strong immune response among vaccinated people,” senior author Dr. Fikadu Tafesse noted in a press release.

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