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Concerning amount of unknowns surround Covid-19 variant

17 May 2021

The lack of data on the transmissibility of the Indian Covid-19 variant, as well as whether it can evade the immunity offered by vaccines, is concerning and means we should slow the easing of lockdown restrictions, says Professor Andrew Hayward (UCL Epidemiology & Health).

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