Fauci: Too Soon to Say If Omicron Means End of Pandemic

Bloomberg Markets and Finance published this video item, entitled “Fauci: Too Soon to Say If Omicron Means End of Pandemic” – below is their description.

Anthony Fauci, the top medical adviser to the U.S. president, says it’s too soon to say whether the omicron variant will herald a shift in the Covid-19 pandemic to endemic. “It’s an open question as to whether or not omicron is going to be the live virus vaccination everyone is hoping for,” Fauci told Bloomberg’s Francine Lacqua Monday at the World Economic Forum’s Davos Agenda online conference.

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