Update

Lab confirms South African variant present in Memphis

By , Daily Memphian Updated: February 22, 2021 8:15 PM CT | Published: February 22, 2021 6:31 PM CT

South African strain has shown to be more resistant to vaccines than other known variants.

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South African variant University of Tennessee Health Science Center Dr. Scott Strome David Sweat
Jane Roberts

Jane Roberts

Longtime journalist Jane Roberts is a Minnesotan by birth and a Memphian by choice. She's lived and reported in the city more than two decades. She covers healthcare and higher education for The Daily Memphian.


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