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Oxford jab benefits outweigh 'rare incidents of risk', says minister - as clot cases are reviewed

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Oxford jab benefits outweigh 'rare incidents of risk', says minister - as clot cases are reviewedThe benefits of taking the Oxford-AstraZeneca jab "far outweigh" any "rare incidents of risk", the vaccines minister has said, as the UK's drugs regulator investigates reports of blood clots.
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News video: AstraZeneca jab benefits ‘outweigh risks’ but under-30s offered alternative

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The benefits of the AstraZeneca vaccine outweigh the risks for the “vast majority” of people after cases of blood clots were detected in an “extremely small” number of people, Dr June Raine, chief executive of the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency said.

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