Omicron in US: San Francisco officials announce first case of variant in America

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The first case of the Omicron COVID-19 variant has been detected in the U.S.

The case was identified by the San Francisco Departments of Public Health in California and confirmed by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

Dr. Anthony Fauci said the individual had returned from South Africa on November 22 and tested positive a week later on November 29.

He or she was fully vaccinated, but had not received a booster, and is currently experiencing mild symptoms.

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