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"I think the risk is really to the fall that this could spike a new epidemic heading into the fall," the former FDA commissioner said. ...
The coronavirus variant, known as B.1.617.2, is the most worrying of a lineage of the virus that was first identified in India in late 2020 and has spread to almost 70 countries, including the U.S. ...
The state celebrated giving shots to 70 percent of adults, but the figure is half that in some communities. ...
Statistics compiled by the Oxford University-based research platform Our World in Data revealed that 107.3 people per million in the UK have tested positive for the virus in the last seven days. ...

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