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Could COVID-19 become endemic? An expert explains what that means

A person holds disposable face masks, that were given for free to socially needy people by the Wedding district city hall, during an extended lockdown due to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic, in Berlin, Germany, January 26, 2021. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch - RC2OFL9YZ8SJ

An immunologist looks at whether COVID-19 will shift from pandemic to endemic. Image: REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch - RC2OFL9YZ8SJ

Karen Feldscher
Writer, Harvard
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