Early introduction and rise of the Omicron SARS-CoV-2 variant in highly vaccinated university populations

Author(s): Petros BA, Turcinovic J, Welch N, White L, Kolaczyk E, Bauer M, Cleary M, Dobbins S, Doucette-Stamm L, Gore M, Nair P, Nguyen T, Rose S, Taylor B, Tsang D, Wendlandt E, Hope M, Platt J, Jacobson K, Bouton T, Yune S, Auclair J, Landaverde L, Klapperich CM, Hamer DH, Hanage WP, MacInnis B, Sabeti P, Connor JH, Springer MPetros BA, Springer MJournal: medRxiv January 2022
The Omicron variant of SARS-CoV-2 is transmissible in vaccinated and unvaccinated populations. Here, we describe the rapid dominance of Omicron…