“The South African variant is able, to some extent, to break through the vaccine’s protection.”
The research, which has not been peer reviewed, does not specify exactly how much effectiveness it loses when faced with the B.1.351 variant.
. It compared it against the same number of people who contracted COVID-19 and were not vaccinated. Only about 1 percent of the people who took part in the study were infected with the South African variant. But the difference between the vaccinated and unvaccinated was stark. Whereas only 0.7 percent of those who were not vaccinated had contracted the South African variant, the prevalence was 5.4 percent among those who had been vaccinated.
The results suggests the vaccine may be less effective when confronted with this variant of the virus. “We found a disproportionately higher rate of the South African variant among people vaccinated with a second dose, compared to the unvaccinated group. This means that the South African variant is able, to some extent, to break through the vaccine’s protection,” said Tel Aviv University’s Adi Stern. The sample size, however, was too small to figure out exactly how much less effective it is with the new variant.
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