-The Nov. 11 story headlined “EU lists rare spinal condition as side-effect of J&J COVID-19 shot” is withdrawn. The story was based on a European Medicines Agency statement https://www.ema.europa.eu/en/documents/covid-19-vaccine-safety-update/covid-19-vaccine-safety-update-covid-19-vaccine-janssen-6-october-2021_en.pdf from Oct. 6 and was issued inadvertently. The UPDATE 1 and first version of the story are both withdrawn. There will be no substitute story.
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