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No need to panic about new Covid-19 strain, say experts

2021-11-28 08:40:00 PM

No need to panic about new Covid-19 strain, say experts

The more than 30 mutations of B.1.1.529, now known as Omicron, probably make this strain of Sars-CoV-2 more contagious and may have an impact on the effectiveness of vaccines and previous disease to prevent infection.

The more than 30 mutations of B.1.1.529, now known as Omicron, probably make this strain of Sars-CoV-2 more contagious and may have an impact on the effectiveness of vaccines and previous disease to prevent infection, but there is no indication yet that it is more dangerous than other variants.

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President Ramaphosa to address the nation on Covid-19 variant OmicronPresident Cyril Ramaphosa is set to address the nation at 8pm on Sunday night on SA's response to the Covid-19 pandemic. Oh boy here we go again Is he taking questions or just prescribing?

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