• There are several different types of COVID-19 vaccine. Most of them work against the 501Y.V2 variant (B.1.351).
  • They train your immune system to recognise coronavirus and prevent it from making you severely ill.
  • They do this by introducing inactive bits of the coronavirus into the body so that your immune system learns to recognise the virus.
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These bits of coronavirus are not live and cannot make you sick.

If you then catch coronavirus from someone with COVID-19, your immune system recognises it quickly and prevents it from making you very ill.

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COVID-19 vaccines will protect you from becoming severely ill or dying from COVID-19. They will help to keep you healthy so you can be there again for your family and friends.

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