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Immunologists Unclear If Vaccine Will Offer Protection For "Mu" Covid Strain

The WHO has not declared it a variant of concern yet.

There are fears current vaccines may not offer sufficient protection against the newest Covid-19 variant.

The World Health Organisation has identified the "Mu" strain as a variant of interest.

However, the WHO has not yet said it is a variant of concern.

Mullingar's Kingston Mills, the professor of experimental immunology at Trinity College, says it's not clear if vaccines will protect against Mu too:

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