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The Best of the Coronavirus Blog This Week

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There’s really never a dull moment in a pandemic, and this week was filled with Covid-19 news. Here are three stories from Medium’s Coronavirus Blog to get you caught up as you head into the weekend.

Your Friday vaccine update

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Alexandra Sifferlin

Alexandra Sifferlin

Health and science journalist. Former editor of Medium’s Covid-19 Blog and deputy editor at Elemental. TIME Magazine writer before that

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