'DISCOVERY OF COVID-19 VARIANT HIGHLIGHTS IMPORTANCE OF VACCINES'

© Provided by 702 The National Institute for Communicable Diseases on Thursday confirmed the existance of a new COVID-19 variant called B.1.1.529. The mutation has also been detected in Botswana and Hong Kong. The variant exhibits a large number of mutations sparking concerns about its transmissibility, severity and potential vaccine resistance. RELATED: Could new COVID-19 v...

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