Omicron sweeps across nation, now 73% of new US COVID cases


I'm I'm Julie Julie Walker Walker the the Omicron Omicron variant variant is is sweeping sweeping across across the the nation nation now now accounted accounted for for seventy seventy three three percent percent of of all all new new code code cases cases it's it's now now the the dominant dominant version version of of the the corona corona virus virus in in the the U. U. S. S. according according to to the the CDC CDC last last week week it it accounted accounted for for about about thirteen thirteen percent percent of of cases cases after after data data was was revised revised Dr Dr Anthony Anthony Fauci Fauci was was asked asked about about it it by by the the national national Press Press Club Club the the world world has has been been shocked shocked by by the the appearance appearance of of the the very very end end that that is is even even more more transmissible transmissible then then the the very very troublesome troublesome delta delta very very the the CDC CDC says says it it doesn't doesn't yet yet have have estimates estimates of of how how many many hospitalizations hospitalizations or or deaths deaths are are due due to to Omicron Omicron meanwhile meanwhile mode mode during during a a end end Fizer Fizer say say their their boosters boosters produce produce antibody antibody affects affects against against the the variant variant and and both both are are working working on on Omicron Omicron specific specific shots shots I'm I'm Julie Julie Walker Walker

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