New information exhibits that the Covid-19 vaccines presently in the marketplace will not be as efficient in guarding in opposition to new, extra contagious strains of the coronavirus, White Home well being advisor Dr. Anthony Fauci stated on Thursday.
“Backside line: We’re paying very shut consideration to it. There are various plans if we ever have to change the vaccine. That is not one thing that could be a very onerous factor, we are able to do this given the platforms we’ve got,” Fauci stated in the course of the White Home press briefing. Even when they’re much less efficient, they’ll nonetheless probably present sufficient safety to make the vaccines price getting, he added.