Tag: b-1-1-7

The E484K mutation has been discovered in the SARS-CoV-2 B.1.1.7 variant in some areas of the United Kingdom (UK).
Concerning Coronavirus Mutations in the United Kingdom
Specialists in coronavirus mutations have detected the coronavirus E484K mutation in the SARS-CoV-2 B.1.1.7 variant in some United Kingdom areas (UK). This mutation was previously found in P.1 and B.1.351 variants, but has not appeared...
A Brazilian variant of the Novel Coronavirus has made it into the United States, with the first case being reported in the state of Minnesota.
First Brazilian Variant Coronavirus Case Discovered in the US
The Brazilian variant coronavirus has made it into the United States, with the first case being reported in the state of Minnesota. The virus was discovered in a U.S. citizen from the Minneapolis-St. Paul area...
Boris Johnson Says B.1.1.7 UK Coronavirus Strain May Be More Deadly, Researchers Say ‘Data Not Yet Strong’
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said the UK coronavirus strain of the SARS-CoV-2 Novel Coronavirus may be more lethal than the original at a press conference held on Friday.  “We’ve been informed today that in...
China has reported its first slew of patients infected with the UK strain. One person from the southern Guangdong Province and another individual from Shanghai were tested positive for the strain, which has been named B.1.1.7.
UK Strain of COVID Hits China While CCP Continues to Underreport Infections
China has reported its first slew of patients infected with the UK strain of COVID. One person from the southern Guangdong Province and another individual from Shanghai were tested positive for the strain, which has...