• Top in ID: US responds to Omicron variant, FDA approves novel HBV vaccine

    1 month ago - By Healio

    Information related to the new omicron variant, including the United States' response to it and details of its first case in the U.S., made up most of the top stories in infectious disease last week.
    The other top story discussed the FDA's approval of a novel three-antigen hepatitis B vaccine for adults.
    Read the top stories in infectious disease below:
    Citing omicron variant, CDC says all adults should get COVID-19 booster
    The CDC has strengthened its recommendation for COVID-19 booster shots, saying all adults should get one, when eligible.
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  • Omicron-stricken South Africa sees cases almost TRIPLE in a week as hospital admissions DOUBLE

    Omicron-stricken South Africa sees cases almost TRIPLE in a week as hospital admissions DOUBLE

    1 month ago - By Daily Mail

    South Africa's National Institute For Communicable Diseases reported another 6,381 Covid cases in the last 24 hours, up 180 per cent in the last seven days.
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