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Another Coronavirus Surge Is Unlikely But The Pandemic Isn’t Going Away, Former FDA Chief Says

March 22, 2021

Mass vaccinations and natural protection from those already infected are likely to prevent a fourth wave of Covid-19 in the United States, Dr. Scott Gottlieb, former commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration, said Sunday. “We’re talking about some form of protective immunity in about 55% of the population,” Gottlieb said on CBS’s Face the Nation. “There’s enough of a backstop here that I don’t think you’re going to see a fourth surge.” About 81 million people have had at least one dose of a vaccine, a number that is going up significantly every day.

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