The World Health Organization has given B.1.1.529 the name Omicron and classified it as a variant of concern. Image: Unsplash/ Fusion Medical Animation
Director: KRISP - KwaZulu-Natal Research and Innovation Sequencing Platform, University of KwaZulu-Natal
Head: Zoonotic, Arbo and Respiratory Virus Programme, Department Medical Virology, University of Pretoria
Principal Medical Scientist, National Institute for Communicable Diseases
Senior Medical Scientist, University of the Witwatersrand
Head: Division of Medical Virology, Stellenbosch University
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