Health Minister quells concerns over efficacy of COVID-19 vaccines against B.1.1.7 strain

Health Minister Gan Kim Yong responded to concerns over the B.1.1.7 variant of the COVID-19 virus, that emerged in the UK last month. While there is insufficient evidence as to whether the new strain is more virulent, severe and caused higher mortality, the B.1.1.7 variant has raised alarm bells worldwide since it is believed to … Continue reading Health Minister quells concerns over efficacy of COVID-19 vaccines against B.1.1.7 strain