Authors: Tulio De Oliveira and CERI and KRISP teams - 2023-01-10
Summary: Scientists are producing more genomes to determine if the new coronavirus variant is spreading. The National Health Department has been alerted and is in discussions with the scientists who discovered the XBB.1.5 variant. Senior Reporter Silindelo Masikane has more. #DStv403 #eNCA
KRISP has been created by the coordinated effort of the University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN), the Technology Innovation Agency (TIA) and the South African Medical Research Countil (SAMRC).