Andrea Ammon, director of the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control. Photo: AFP Andrea Ammon, director of the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control. Photo: AFP
Andrea Ammon, director of the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control. Photo: AFP

Coronavirus: pandemic is likely here to stay, says EU health agency chief

  • There is concern that the vaccines may not be as effective against some variants of Covid-19, especially the South African and Brazilian ones
  • Scientists have not yet established with certainty whether vaccines reduce transmission of the virus

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Andrea Ammon, director of the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control. Photo: AFP Andrea Ammon, director of the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control. Photo: AFP
Andrea Ammon, director of the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control. Photo: AFP
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