Efforts are underway to curb the outbreak. CELLOU BINANI/AFP via Getty Images Jacqueline Weyer, National Institute for Communicable Diseases New
Disclaimer: Information courtesy of the National Department of Health (09 Feb 2021) WHEN WILL SOUTH AFRICA RECEIVE VACCINES? South Africa
As many parents and caregivers prepare for the 2021 school year, those with little ones are encouraged to remind their
The National Institute for Communicable Diseases (NICD), together with research partners Perinatal HIV Research Unit (PHRU), Epicentre, and Genesis Analytics,
The SARS-CoV-2 501Y.V2 lineage has been recently been shown to predominate in the Eastern Cape, Western Cape and KwaZulu-Natal provinces of
Can you be re-infected with the new variant if you have already had COVID-19 from one of the older variants?
A variant of the SARS-COV-2 Virus- currently termed 501.V2 Variant, has been identified by our genomics scientists here in South Africa.