Omicron: 131 more cases of Covid-19 variant detected in the UK

A leading UK epidemiologist said a January lockdown could not be ruled out if hospitalisations spiral over Christmas and into the New Year.

Omicron, Confirmed Cases

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A leading UK epidemiologist said a January lockdown could not be ruled out if hospitalisations spiral over Christmas and into the New Year.

Another 131 cases of the Omicron variant of Covid-19 were identified in the UK on Wednesday, taking the total to 568. 131 additional confirmed cases of the # Omicron variant of COVID-19 have been reported across the UK. The total number of confirmed COVID-19 Omicron cases in the UK is 568.

19 hours agoIndian vaccine makers bank on boosters as demand crashesNEW DELHI (Reuters) -Indian COVID-19 vaccine makers are lobbying the government to authorise boosters as supplies have so outstripped demand that one drugmaker told Reuters it had suspended a plan to produce more than 100 million doses of Russia's Sputnik shot. The Serum Institute of India (SII), the world's biggest vaccine maker, and Sputnik's Indian distributor, Dr. Reddy's Laboratories, have both said they have approached health authorities about boosters. India has said its priority is to fully vaccinate all 944 million adults, though its immunisation experts are studying the need for boosters.

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UK PM Johnson imposes COVID-19 'Plan B' in England to contain OmicronLONDON: British Prime Minister Boris Johnson imposed tougher COVID-19 restrictions in England on Wednesday (Dec 8) , ordering people to work from home, wear masks in public places and use vaccine passes to slow the spread of the Omicron coronavirus variant. Undermined by accusations that his staff partied

South Africa reports nearly 20,000 COVID-19 cases, an Omicron-wave recordJOHANNESBURG :South Africa reported nearly 20,000 new COVID-19 cases on Wednesday, a record since the Omicron variant was detected, and 36 new COVID-related deaths. It was not immediately clear how many of the infections were caused by Omicron , given only a fraction of samples are sequenced, but experts be 很多感染者都是未接種疫苗的嗎?

Pfizer, BioNTech say COVID-19 vaccine neutralises Omicron with 3 shotsBioNTech and Pfizer said on Wednesday (Dec 8) a three-shot course of their COVID-19 vaccine was able to neutralise the new Omicron variant in a laboratory test and they could deliver an Omicron -based vaccine in March 2022 if needed. In the first official statement from vaccine manufacturers on the lik Why is cases of Delta rising if Omicron is worst than delta. Lies, Lies, Lies. WRONG that’s what THEY SAY. FDA says otherwise. FDA on Tuesday said a booster dose of Moderna’s coronavirus vaccine enhanced virus-fighting antibodies. Stop spreading promotional BS. There are ONLY 2 VACCINE MAKERS — MODERNA & CANSINO BIOLOGICS. UNDERSTAND Do you actually bother to read your articles or are you there to spread promotional nonsense given to you by a manufacturer? Study suggests Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine only partially protects against Omicron. I suggest you stop printing and start researching.

Mixing Pfizer, AstraZeneca Covid-19 shots with Moderna gives better immune response: UK studyLONDON — A major British study into mixing Covid-19 vaccines has found that people had a better immune response when they received a first dose of AstraZeneca or Pfizer-BioNTech shots followed by Moderna nine weeks later, according to the results on Monday (Dec 6).

715 new Covid-19 cases and 8 more deaths in SingaporeSINGAPORE — Singapore reported 715 new Covid-19 cases and eight more deaths from the coronavirus as of noon on Tuesday (Dec 7). After more than 7 weeks of discriminating the non vax, it's so excruciatingly embarrassing that the cases is still in the high 3 digits and lingering near the 1K mark. Now that vax rate has reached 96%, what other pony tricks can they spin out to scapegoat the unvax?

715 new COVID-19 cases and 8 more deaths in SingaporeSINGAPORE: Singapore reported 715 new COVID-19 cases and eight more deaths from the coronavirus as of noon on Tuesday (Dec 7). The Ministry of Health (MOH) did not provide any details on the latest fatalities on its website. On Monday, MOH said it would stop issui