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Hancock: South African variant could reduce vaccine efficacy by half

Sky News Friday, 22 January 2021
The coronavirus variant first identified in South Africa could reduce the efficacy of vaccines by half, the health secretary has said.
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Health Secretary Matt Hancock has told The Andrew Marr Show that there is nocommunity transmission of the South African variant within the UK, saying "atthe moment it is all linked to travel".

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