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California closes in on 3 million coronavirus cases

AP, Jan. 17, 2021

January 17, 2021

California closes in on 3 million coronavirus cases

After California adjusted its vaccination plan to include everyone over 65, some public health experts voiced concerns there won’t be enough shots available for the all-important second doses — which must be administered within three to four weeks of the first dose, depending on the brand. “Righting the ship by pushing out everything we’ve got is an unforced error,” Andrew Noymer, an infectious disease and public health expert at University of California, Irvine told the Bee. “The second dose won’t arrive on time.”