New COVID Variants Could Be More Resistant To Vaccines, Warns Top Medic


England’s chief medical officer Chris Whitty warned on Monday there will be new COVID-19 variants and said some of them could be more resistant to vaccines, says an article published in Reuters.

Variants will cause significant problems

Earlier, Britain said it would end all coronavirus restrictions in England including mandatory self-isolation for people with COVID-19 and free testing, drawing skepticism from some scientists and political opponents.

“We all expect… there to be new variants. And some of those new variants will just disappear,” Whitty told a press conference. “But some of them will cause significant problems.”

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Source: Reuters