Dr. Craig Erickson shared in this video, "No, one does not affect the other. The contents of the COVID vaccines have no known scientific reason or any scientific theory to support the vaccines impacting Fragile X carriers in a negative way due to carriers potentially having any mRNA abnormalities specific to the Fragile X gene."
- NFXF Webinar Series: COVID-19 Vaccines and Fragile X
- Dr. Erickson: Is the COVID-19 vaccine safe for individuals with Fragile X syndrome?
- COVID-19 Resources for Fragile X Families and Individuals
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