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Once discovered, districts in the UK went into lockdown very quickly ...

Preliminary genomic characterisation of an emergent SARS-CoV-2 lineage in the UK defined by a novel set of spike mutations | Virological - Dec. 2020 |

Assessing transmissibility of SARS-CoV-2 lineage B.1.1.7 in England | Nature - March 25, 2021 |
Erik Volz, Swapnil Mishra, [...] Neil M. Ferguson

Domination of new variants is of course higher transmissibility, not necessarily severity or morbidity. In a country with high vaccination rate, new variants will only succeed in bypassing the immunity reaction. The battle of humans vs coronavirus a continuing story...

Risk related to the spread of new SARS-CoV-2 variants of concern in the EU/EEA | ECDC - Jan. 21, 2021 |

Risk of mortality in patients infected with SARS-CoV-2 variant of concern 202012/1: matched cohort study | BMJ - March 10, 2021 |

'Sapere aude'

by Oui (Oui) on Thu Jul 1st, 2021 at 05:29:44 PM EST
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