UK PM Johnson: No reason to think any new strain of virus is vaccine resistant

FILE PHOTO: Britain's PM Johnson holds a news conference, in London

LONDON (Reuters) - There is no reason to think that any new strain of the coronavirus is resistant to vaccines, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Wednesday.

He made the comment in parliament when asked for an update on government efforts to test vaccines against new strains.

(Reporting by William James, editing by Estelle Shirbon)