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OC chief health officer prescribes further vigilance on COVID-19

Spectrum News 1, April 5, 2022

April 5, 2022

OC chief health officer prescribes further vigilance on COVID-19

Last week, Andrew Noymer, an epidemiologist and UC Irvine [associate] professor of [public health], predicted the BA.2 omicron sub-variant could drive another surge in infections. He noted it is already being detected in wastewater, which is a leading indicator.