Dr. Jeffrey Kopin: ‘I don’t think there is any question that the Delta variant will quickly become the predominant type of COVID-19 virus that we have in the United States’


A pedestrian walks past an electronic information board displaying a Covid-19 information relating to a ‘variant of concern in the area’ in Blackburn, north west England on June 16, 2021. – The UK government on Monday announced a four-week delay to the full lifting of coronavirus restrictions in England due to a surge in infections caused by Delta, which first appeared in India. (Photo by Oli SCARFF / AFP) (Photo by OLI SCARFF/AFP via Getty Images)

Dr. Jeffrey Kopin, chief medical officer for Northwestern Medicine Lake Forest Hospital, joins Anna to talk about the Illinois vaccine lottery, what we know about the Delta variant, how well the vaccines work against the Delta variant, and the ongoing debate over the origins of the coronavirus.

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