Covid vaccine effective against new Omicron variant: South Africa’s health minister | Deccan Herald

According to South African Health Minister Joe Phaahla, vaccines are still effective in preventing severe Covid from the variant, CNBC reported. Phaahla added that the Omicron variant may be more transmissible due to its genetic composition.

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