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Vaccinated people can spread Delta Covid variant, have similar viral load as unvaccinated

14/08/2021 04:11 PM | Click to read full article

As Mumbai reported the first death from the Delta Plus variant of the coronavirus, a 63-year-old woman who was fully vaccinated, researchers have expressed concern. Reports suggest that the Delta variant, which led to the second wave Covid-19 in India, is more likely to spread through vaccinated people than other variants.

Reports from the US and the UK have indicated that people infected with the Delta variant of SARS CoV-2 can carry as much viral load as unvaccinated people.