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OC coronavirus numbers remain stable; 112 cases reported over the weekend

Spectrum News 1, June 21, 2021

June 21, 2021

OC coronavirus numbers remain stable; 112 cases reported over the weekend

Andrew Noymer, a UC Irvine [associate] professor of population health and disease prevention, said Cal-OSHA could do a better job of explaining what it intends to do. But from an epidemiological perspective, he said, “it doesn’t matter what people do (about masking) over the summer because the transmission is so low. What will matter is when the fall comes or when the Delta variant really takes off, whichever comes first and then all of a sudden it really matters again.”