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What causes rare blood clots with AstraZeneca jab?

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The UK scientists have identified "the trigger" that leads to extremely rare blood clots after the Oxford-AstraZeneca Covid vaccine. The team led by Cardiff University researchers showed how a protein in the blood is attracted to a key component of the vaccine, which kicks off a chain reaction, involving the immune system and culminates in dangerous clots, BBC reported.