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Op-Ed: How Delta and Omicron Could Emerge as Twin Outbreaks

Peter J. Hotez

Op-Ed: How Delta and Omicron Could Emerge as Twin Outbreaks.

The recently traced Omicron variant of COVID-19 could run a parallel but separate course to the Delta variant in the U.S., affecting a different target population: COVID-recovered and partially vaccinated Americans, writes Peter Hotez, noting the knowns and unknowns at the start of December. 

Read his op-ed for the Daily Beast (subscription required).