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Here’s what makes the increase in BA.5 cases different from previous COVID-19 surges

KABC, July 19, 2022 (Video)

July 19, 2022

Here’s what makes the increase in BA.5 cases different from previous COVID-19 surges

With the highly-infectious and immune-evasive BA.5 subvariant spreading rapidly, there’s a renewed push to get people vaccinated and boosted. … And starting today, University of California Irvine resumes its indoor mask policy on campus, making mask-wearing mandatory in all indoor spaces.