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Reinfections 3 times more likely with Omicron compared to delta: Study

Reinfections 3 times more likely with Omicron compared to delta: Study

Johannesburg: A preliminary study by South African scientists published Thursday suggests the Omicron variant is three times more likely to cause reinfections compared to the Delta or Beta strains. The findings, based on data collected by the country’s health system, provides the first epidemiological evidence about Omicron’s ability to evade

Omicron: A new warning issues from South African scientists

Omicron: A new warning issues from South African scientists

Johannesburg: Leading South African scientists warned it is still too early to determine that the omicron variant will only cause mild illness. The true impact of the coronavirus strain is currently hard to determine because it has so far mostly affected young people, who are better able to fight off