A mobile Covid-19 vaccine clinic gets the message across in Manhattan, New York. Photo: Reuters
Omicron better at dodging vaccine, South African study finds
  • Highly mutated variant much better at evading existing mRNA vaccine than previous coronavirus strains, but boosters could help, study indicates
  • Findings of Durban-based researchers come after Swedish study found ‘highly variable’ reduction in antibody levels relative to original strain
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Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
A mobile Covid-19 vaccine clinic gets the message across in Manhattan, New York. Photo: Reuters
Omicron better at dodging vaccine, South African study finds
  • Highly mutated variant much better at evading existing mRNA vaccine than previous coronavirus strains, but boosters could help, study indicates
  • Findings of Durban-based researchers come after Swedish study found ‘highly variable’ reduction in antibody levels relative to original strain
15 minutes ago
Coronavirus pandemic
Omicron better at dodging vaccine, South African study finds
15 minutes ago
  • Highly mutated variant much better at evading existing mRNA vaccine than previous coronavirus strains, but boosters could help, study indicates
  • Findings of Durban-based researchers come after Swedish study found ‘highly variable’ reduction in antibody levels relative to original strain
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