Modeling shows UK variant gaining in spring
Boston 25 - 02/16/2021
But the computational epidemiologist from Northeastern University, whose COVID-19 modeling is used in CDC forecasts, said this is actually a critical time in the pandemic, despite sinking numbers of infections, hospitalizations and deaths.
“The issue is that we are in a race,” Dr. Vespignani said. “So on one side, we are trying to immunize as many people as we can. On the other hand, unfortunately, we have the problem of the U.K. variant.”