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September 7, 2021
3rd Person Dies in Japan After Receiving Recalled Moderna Covid-19 Shot
A medical worker fills a syringe with a dose of the Moderna vaccine at the Japan Self-Defense Forces’ large-scale COVID-19 vaccination centers in Osaka, Japan, on June 25. File Photo by Keizo Mori/UPI | License Photo
Sept. 7 (UPI) — A third person in Japan has died after receiving a dose of Moderna’s COVID-19 vaccine that was among batches recalled due to being potentially contaminated with foreign materials, Japanese health officials said.
Japan’s Ministry of Health on Monday said in a statement that a 49-year-old man died the morning after he received his second dose of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine on Aug. 11.