South African scientists are warning that reinfections among people who’ve already battled COVID-19 appear to be more likely with the new omicron variant than with earlier coronavirus mutants.
URC ‘remains committed to the format and ensuring all games are played’ despite South African Omicron chaos
JUST IN: Omicron COVID variant was in Europe before South African scientists detected and flagged it to the world
Omicron is not a 'South African variant', it's a variant that was spotted & reported by brilliant South African scientists so fast the world has a chance to get on top of it. Could have originated anywhere.
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