6:41 p.m .: Vaccination extended to people with high-risk pathologies, regardless of age
“From Monday some 800,000 people likely to develop serious forms of the disease because of their pathology will be able to be vaccinated”, explains Olivier Véran, referring to chronic renal insufficiency, cancer under treatment, organ transplant recipients and people with Down’s syndrome.
On Monday, the vaccination will also be open, as planned, to all people over 75 years old. In all, “6.4 million additional people called to be vaccinated from Monday,” says Olivier Véran.