The dangerous variant first seen in South Africa surfaces in a Colorado prison.
New York TimesMar 8, 2021
“These places, they’re almost designed for the transmission of respiratory viruses,” said Matthew Wynia, MD, MPH. “They’re cramped, they’re enclosed, they don’t have a lot of windows that you can open easily. They’re just a setup for big outbreaks — and we’ve seen multiple big outbreaks, not only in Colorado, but all over the country.” Most states have not given prisoners priority. In Colorado, only 664 inmates in the state's prison system have been vaccinated, the health department said. Read article>>