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S. Africa Virus Cases Begin to Rise as Fourth Wave Predicted

  • Wastewater samples show disease is becoming more prevalent
  • Vaccinations, prior infections may lessen severity of wave
South African Vaccinations as Johnson & Johnson Weigh Booster Shot Trial
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South African coronavirus cases are beginning to climb, the positivity rate of tests is increasing and an analysis of wastewater shows that the disease is once again becoming more prevalent in some areas.