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COVID jabs for kids: they’re safe and they work — so why is uptake so patchy?

People in brightly coloured circus costumes and face masks watch as a young girl is given a COVID-19 vaccine shot into her arm

A girl receives a COVID-19 vaccination at a mall in the Philippines in February, on the first day of eligibility for children aged 5–11. Credit: Rouelle Umali/Xinhua/eyevine

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Nature 610, 246-248 (2022)



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