Andrew Noymer, an epidemiologist and population health scientist at UC Irvine, said that while the vaccines expected to be distributed in coming days are “the best thing to happen in a long time,” they are “coming a little too late to have a major influence over the dynamics of the current wave” of infections. “I would characterize the recent vaccine developments as the light at the end of the tunnel,” Noymer said.
Coronavirus: Light at the end of the tunnel? Yes, but it may be a long ride
The Mercury News, Dec. 10, 2020
December 10, 2020