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According to US CBC News, Pfizer has issued a statement. In a statement, Pfizer said it was currently testing a vaccine against Omicron. According to the company, if it is not effective, a new vaccine will be developed with some modifications to the existing vaccine. According to Reuters, the test results will be released in the next two weeks.
Omicron more dangerous
South African health officials say Omicron is showing more mutations than previous types. Salim Abdul Karim, an epidemiologist in South Africa, told CBS News that the existing vaccines on the new variant were not working. Apart from this, it is also spreading rapidly. If this type spreads faster or faster than Delta, it will be very difficult to predict, Karim said.
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We tell you, this new variant of Corona was earlier named as B.1.1.529, but now WHO has stated that it will be known as Omicron. Also, it has been placed in the category of ‘Variant of Concern’. This means that concerns have been raised about this new variant of the corona virus and will be given special attention in the coming days. The WHO said in a statement that it was “concerned” that this variant of the Corona was also undergoing rapid mutations.
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