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Norway Christmas party becomes largest Omicron superspreader event outside South Africa

A corporate Christmas party in Norway turned into an Omicron superspreader event, with up to 60 people possibly infected, officials say. The outbreak has become the biggest outside South Africa, where researchers first detected the new coronavirus variant.“This party has been a superspreader event,” Preben Aavitsland, a senior doctor at the Norwegian Institute of Public Health said. “Our working hypothesis is that at least half of the 120 participants were infected with the Omicron variant…

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