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Could adjuvants in vaccines cause allergies or autoimmune diseases?

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Darko Savic
Darko Savic Dec 13, 2020

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People with a history of allergic reactions may encounter some problems.

Jamila Dec 16, 2020

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Darko Savic
Darko Savic3 months ago
I'm still trying to figure out if the upcoming mRNA vaccines are adjuvanted, self-adjuvanting, self-amplifying and if self-amplification is all it takes to establish immunity.

And how long the immunity lasts