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Covid-19: Health experts call for strong surveillance on four new variants

Covid-19: Health experts call for strong surveillance on four new variants

Hyderabad: After Delta Plus or B.1.617.2.1 or AY.1 , which has already been listed as variant of concern (VOC), health experts now have called for a close monitoring of four emerging coronavirus variants: B.1.617.3, a sibling of the Delta variant (B.1.617.2); B.1.1.318, which has 14 mutations; and Lambda (C.37), which

Top virologist Shahid Jameel quits as head of govt Covid panel

Top virologist Shahid Jameel quits as head of govt Covid panel

New Delhi: Senior virologist Shahid Jameel resigned from a panel of scientific advisers set up by the Government of India to detect variants of the coronavirus days after questioning the authorities’ handling of the pandemic, the top scientist told media on Sunday, “It’s correct and I shall have nothing more to

Coronavirus has nearly 4,000 variants that causes Covid-19: UK Minister

Coronavirus has nearly 4,000 variants that causes Covid-19: UK Minister

London: British Vaccine Deployment Minister Nadhim Zahawi while prompting an effective immunization for the ongoing pandemic quoted a report that suggests that there are around 4,000 Coronavirus variants around the world which causes deadly Covid-19 infection. Thousands of variants of the type of coronavirus that causes COVID-19 have been documented