• CDC: New COVID Strain May Dominate U.S. by March

    1 month ago - By Web MD

    CDC modeling indicates the variant could account for a majority of COVID cases in the U.S. in March, peaking at around 80,000 cases a day in late April.
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  • The Coronavirus Is Evolving Before Our Eyes

    The Coronavirus Is Evolving Before Our Eyes

    1 month ago - By The Atlantic

    In the final, darkest days of the deadliest year in U.S. history, the world received ominous news of a mutation in the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus. Scientists in the U.K. had identified a form of the virus that was spreading rapidly throughout the nation. Then, on January 4, Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced a lockdown that began almost immediately and will last until at least the middle of February. “It's been both frustrating and alarming to see the speed with which the new variant is spreading,” he said in an address, noting that “our scientists have confirmed this new variant is...
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  • More Transmissible Variant Could Dominate by March, CDC Warns

    1 month ago - By Medscape

    Modeling predicts the US will see rapid growth of a highly transmissible new strain of SARS-CoV-2 first detected in the UK.
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  • Will Coronavirus Variants Soon Dominate in U.S.?

    Will Coronavirus Variants Soon Dominate in U.S.?

    1 month ago - By MedPageToday

    The SARS-CoV-2 variant first documented in Britain could become the primary strain in the U.S. by March, researchers found.
    Despite only 76 infections with the variant, B.1.1.7 or VOC 202012/01, detected in the U.S. through...
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