Party to remember: superspreader events could make Covid endemic

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Party to remember: superspreader events could make Covid endemic

Events such as the Fort Hare student parties ensure the virus remains a part of the equation, experts warn

Senior science reporter

Researchers from Imperial College London have developed a mathematical model that can inform policies on how to prevent superspreader events.

This comes as SA faces the threat of a second wave, fuelled by community transmission in everyday activities and superspreader events.

The most recent events to grab the attention of local epidemiologists were two parties attended by University of Fort Hare students at which protocols were not followed...

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