Covid-19 roundup: Duke de­mands Covid vac­cine — or else; FDA re­sumes Eli Lil­ly's mAb use in 22 states af­ter pause for vari­ant uptick

Duke Uni­ver­si­ty has come up with one of the most se­vere vac­cine man­dates in the books. Their mes­sage to more than 22,000 fac­ul­ty and staff: Get a jab of ei­ther the J&J, Mod­er­na or Pfiz­er/BioN­Tech vac­cines, or get fired. And don’t come back look­ing for a job lat­er.

Ex­emp­tions for med­ical and re­li­gious rea­sons will be con­sid­ered, but any­one al­lowed to take that route will al­so be sub­ject­ed to dai­ly mon­i­tor­ing for symp­toms and week­ly tests, ac­cord­ing to their state­ment to staff, sent to End­points News.

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