Symptomatic Delta Covid infection rate far higher in fully vaccinated healthcare workers

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“..our data suggest that vaccine effectiveness against any symptomatic disease is considerably lower against the delta variant and may wane over time since vaccination.”


NEJM correspondence – Resurgence of SARS-CoV-2 Infection in a Highly Vaccinated Health System Workforce


** One of the longer-term worries we have had at is that the virus might decide to somehow target vaccinated people. Let’s hope that this report is not the first evidence of that. Ed.


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** This post was originally published on September 1, 2021 **