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The Delta variant of the new coronavirus, first identified in India, has now been detected in more than 100 countries.The Delta variant of the new coronavirus, first identified in India, has now been detected in more than 100 countries.

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A recently designated COVID-19 variant of interest by the World Health Organization is coming under scrutiny as more cases are being detected in multiple countries, and amid concerns that it carries mutations that could potentially make it more resistant to antibodies.A recently designated COVID-19 variant of interest by the World Health Organization is coming under scrutiny as more cases are being detected in multiple countries, and amid concerns that it carries mutations that could potentially make it more resistant to antibodies.

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The variant, first identified in India, has been blamed for a surge of cases in countries around the globe. Latest COVID updates.The variant, first identified in India, has been blamed for a surge of cases in countries around the globe. Latest COVID updates.

New York ticker tape parade; Delta COVID variant is now dominant in US

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How worried should America be about Covid-19's delta variant? Do vaccines work against delta? The more easily transmissible mutation is becoming dominant.The vaccines in the U.S. are holding strong against delta — for now.

What Americans should know about Covid 19's delta variant

 'California’s health system is not at risk of being overwhelmed by the delta... 'California’s health system is not at risk of being overwhelmed by the delta...

Opinion: Delta variant panic could cause more harm than good

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Nikkei Asia is tracking the spread of the coronavirus that was first detected in the central Chinese city of Wuhan.Cumulative global cases have reacheIndonesia suffers 1,000 single-day deaths; Sydney extends lockdown amid delta surge

Coronavirus latest: Singapore omits Sinovac from vaccination tally - Nikkei Asia

Experts say that even the rare cases of heart inflammation from COVID-19 pale in comparison to the serious damage the disease itself can cause.Experts say that even the rare cases of heart inflammation from COVID-19 pale in comparison to the serious damage the disease itself can cause.

Vaccine Side Effects vs. COVID-19 Damage

Top researchers fear ministry's findings, which show sharp decline in coronavirus shot's efficacy against Delta variant, possibly superficial since study's raw data not publishedTop researchers fear ministry's findings, which show sharp decline in coronavirus shot's efficacy against Delta variant, possibly superficial since study's raw data not published

Experts hit out at Health Ministry on missing vaccine efficacy data

The new strain, previously referred as 'C.37' or the 'Andean' variant, has reached the UK. Here's what we know about the Lambda variant.The new strain, previously referred as 'C.37' or the 'Andean' variant, has reached the UK. Here's what we know about the Lambda variant.

New UK COVID variant: Everything we know about the Lambda variant - BBC Science Focus Magazine

Top stories: New real-life data on Pfizer vaccine from Israel; England plans to lift restrictions on 19 July; Bangladesh to extend its restrictions. Top stories: New real-life data on Pfizer vaccine from Israel; England plans to lift restrictions on 19 July; Bangladesh to extend its restrictions.

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Israel's health ministry said Monday the effectiveness of the COVID-19 shot developed by BioNTech SE undefined and Pfizer Inc. undefined is now thought to be...Israel's health ministry said Monday the effectiveness of the COVID-19 shot developed by BioNTech SE undefined and Pfizer Inc. undefined is now thought to be...

Israel says Pfizer's COVID-19 shot is 64% effective against the infections from the delta variant - MarketWatch

Israel has recorded a drop in the efficacy rate of the Pfizer Inc.-BioNTech SE in preventing the deadly coronavirus infections, reveals Health Ministry data.  Also, a decline in protection against serious cases and hospitalization is considerably milder. However, there was no immediate comment from the ministry. Israel has recorded a drop in the efficacy rate of the Pfizer Inc.-BioNTech SE in preventing the deadly coronavirus infections, reveals Health Ministry data.  Also, a decline in protection against serious cases and hospitalization is considerably milder. However, there was no immediate comment from the ministry. 

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The leader of Australia's New South Wales (NSW) state on Wednesday ordered a week-long extension of Sydney's COVID-19 lockdown, warning new cases are bound to rise as the country's biggest city grapples with the highly infectious Delta variant.The leader of Australia's New South Wales (NSW) state on Wednesday ordered a week-long extension of Sydney's COVID-19 lockdown, warning new cases are bound to rise as the country's biggest city grapples with the highly infectious Delta variant.

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The 7-day incidence of Covid-19 infections went up slightly in Germany on Wednesday. Health experts are also keeping a close eye on the 'Lambda' variant, which was first discovered in South America and is now present in Europe.The 7-day incidence of Covid-19 infections went up slightly in Germany on Wednesday. Health experts are also keeping a close eye on the 'Lambda' variant, which was first discovered in South America and is now present in Europe.

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It is still unclear how transmisable or dangerous the Lambda coronavirus variant is, with studies underway.It is still unclear how transmisable or dangerous the Lambda coronavirus variant is, with studies underway.

Lambda: What do we know about the latest COVID variant flagged by the WHO? | Euronews

* The number of cases in Poland is likely to accelerate in autumn, the Polish health minister said, as authorities urge people to get vaccinated before a potential fourth wave of infections. * Struggling to contain an outbreak of the highly transmissible Delta variant, Fiji reported a record 636 COVID-19 infections and six deaths, with the mortuary at Pacific island's main hospital already filled to capacity. * India's deaths relative to infections hit a record high in June after cases peaked in early May, an analysis of government data shows, amid pressure on authorities to accurately report deaths from a second wave of the virus.* The number of cases in Poland is likely to accelerate in autumn, the Polish health minister said, as authorities urge people to get vaccinated before a potential fourth wave of infections. * Struggling to contain an outbreak of the highly transmissible Delta variant, Fiji reported a record 636 COVID-19 infections and six deaths, with the mortuary at Pacific island's main hospital already filled to capacity. * India's deaths relative to infections hit a record high in June after cases peaked in early May, an analysis of government data shows, amid pressure on authorities to accurately report deaths from a second wave of the virus.

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With the European Union being worried about the spread of the highly contagious Delta variant within the block’s territory, several EU countries have decided to tighten their entry restrictions again not long ago after they decided to relax measures and restore travel during the summer. In line with the figures provided by the European Centre […]

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According to the health ministry of Malaysia, the lambda variant of the coronavirus is turning out to be deadlier than Delta, reports Hindustan Times. The variant was first detected in Peru and accounts for over 80 per cent of infections in the South American country. "The Lambda strain was reported to have originated from Peru, the country with the highest mortality rate in the world," the Malaysian health ministry tweeted on Monday.According to the health ministry of Malaysia, the lambda variant of the coronavirus is turning out to be deadlier than Delta, reports Hindustan Times. The variant was first detected in Peru and accounts for over 80 per cent of infections in the South American country. "The Lambda strain was reported to have originated from Peru, the country with the highest mortality rate in the world," the Malaysian health ministry tweeted on Monday.

'Lambda Variant Of Coronavirus Deadlier Than Delta', States Malaysian Health Ministry

The fight is far from over.The fight is far from over.

COVID-19: Super-viral Lambda variant detected in over 30 countries - Science

As British travelers leave behind trail of the COVID-19, will loosening restrictions and mask mandates threaten Europe's summer?As British travelers leave behind trail of the COVID-19, will loosening restrictions and mask mandates threaten Europe's summer?

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The latest updates on the pandemic as cases soar in Spain and Luxembourg's prime minister remains in 'serious but stable' condition in hospital.

UK 'Freedom Day,' Germany eases travel curbs: COVID-19 Daily Bulletin - CGTN

The U.K. will relax self-isolation requirements for fully vaccinated people, even as health officials warn that getting back to normal could mean new cases jump to 100,000 a day and a rise in so-called long covid cases occuring in the young.

U.K. Warned on Surge, Long Covid; MRNA Gains Cited: Virus Update

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There’s a lot of talking going around about a new variant of interest: the Lambda variant. So, what do you need to know about it?There has been a lot of discussion and some sensational headlines surrounding a new SARS-CoV-2 variant of interest: the Lambda variant. So, what do you nee

Lambda Variant: What To Know About The Latest COVID Variant Raising Concerns | IFLScience

Pfizer vaccine previously reported 94 percent protection against COVID-19, but the country has now seen the number drop to 64 percent.Pfizer vaccine previously reported 94 percent protection against COVID-19, but the country has now seen the number drop to 64 percent.

Pfizer Vaccine Sees a Drop in Protection Against Infections in Israel

The Delta variant is now accounting for the majority of COVID infections in many counties around the world.The Delta variant is now accounting for the majority of COVID infections in many counties around the world.

Why is Delta such a worry? It's more infectious, probably causes more severe disease, and challenges our vaccines

Why is Delta such a worry? It's more infectious, probably causes more severe disease, and challenges our vaccines

Lambda accounts for nearly 82 per cent of the coronavirus case samples reported during May and June in Peru, Euro News reported citing the Pan American Health Organisation (PAHO).Lambda accounts for nearly 82 per cent of the coronavirus case samples reported during May and June in Peru, Euro News reported citing the Pan American Health Organisation (PAHO).

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The lambda variant was originally discovered in Peru. Should you be worried about the lambda COVID variant?The lambda variant was reportedly discovered in Peru. Here’s why people are worried.

Coronavirus: What is the lambda variant? Should you be worried? - Deseret News

For now, public health experts say, it’s not time to panic.For now, public health experts say, it’s not time to panic.

Why your coronavirus vaccine will probably keep working – POLITICO

The Beta variant of the coronavirus is the most common lineage found in the country, Health Secretary Francisco Duque III said."Siya na po ang pinakakaraniwan ngayon na nakikita sa biosurveillance... Ito na po ang pinaka-common na variant," he said.The Beta variant of the coronavirus is the most common lineage found in the country, Health Secretary Francisco Duque III said."Siya na po ang pinakakaraniwan ngayon na nakikita sa biosurveillance... Ito na po ang pinaka-common na variant," he said.

Duque says Beta variant most common among surveilled | GMA News Online

A new COVID-19 variant called Lambda is garnering concern, especially in South America, where it accounts for a growing number of cases. Here's what we know so far.A new COVID-19 variant called Lambda is garnering concern, especially in South America, where it accounts for a growing number of cases. Here's what we know so far.

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COVID vaccines: A study has delved into the effectiveness of the Pfizer and Moderna vaccines against the Lambda variant.COVID vaccines: A study has delved into the effectiveness of the Pfizer and Moderna vaccines against the Lambda variant.

Covid vaccines: Pfizer and Moderna vaccine efficacy against new Lambda variant | Express.co.uk

On Covid, the U.S. looks increasingly like two different countries.On Covid, the U.S. looks increasingly like two different countries.

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The B.1.617 lineage of the severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2), first detected in October 2020, has led to new outbreaks of the infection and new waves of the pandemic. This infectious lineage has resulted in the generation of sub-lineages such as B.1.617.1 (Kappa), B.1.617.2 (Delta) and B.1.617.3.The B.1.617 lineage of the severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2), first detected in October 2020, has led to new outbreaks of the infection and new waves of the pandemic. This infectious lineage has resulted in the generation of sub-lineages such as B.1.617.1 (Kappa), B.1.617.2 (Delta) and B.1.617.3.

COVID-19 recovered vaccinated individuals more protected from Delta variant

THESE shocking maps reveal how rapidly the Delta variant has become in a matter of weeks - and are a forewarning of dangerous future strains.Delta, fiTHESE shocking maps reveal how rapidly the Delta variant has become in a matter of weeks – and are a forewarning of dangerous future strains. Delta, first identified in India, makes up almost…

Shocking map reveals how Delta variant has run rampant in WEEKS

Israel reported a decrease in the effectiveness of the Pfizer/BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine in preventing infections and symptomatic illness.The decline coincided with the spread of the delta variant and the end of social distancing restrictions in Israel.

Israel sees drop in Pfizer Covid vaccine protection, still strong in severe illness

We take listener questions on viruses, vaccines, and variants on another edition of "Ask The Doctors." Joining us are Dr. Cassadra Pierre, acting hospital epidemiologist and an infectious diseases physician at Boston Medical Center, and Dr. Sharon Wright, Chief Infection Prevention Officer for Beth Israel Lahey Health.We take listener questions on viruses, vaccines, and variants on another edition of "Ask The Doctors." Joining us are Dr. Cassadra Pierre, acting hospital epidemiologist and an infectious diseases physician at Boston Medical Center, and Dr. Sharon Wright, Chief Infection Prevention Officer for Beth Israel Lahey Health.

Ask The Doctors: Delta Variant Continues To Spread | Radio Boston

The Lambda variant of the coronavirus (C.37) first detected in Peru, which has the worst per capita COVID-19 death rate in the world, is believed to be more transmissible and could drive surges in new infections and hospitalization, an infectious disease expert said Tuesday.The Lambda variant of the coronavirus (C.37) first detected in Peru, which has the worst per capita COVID-19 death rate in the world, is believed to be more transmissible and could drive surges in new infections and hospitalization, an infectious disease expert said Tuesday.

Latest scare: Lambda variant - Manila Standard

However, it has been found in Zimbabwe and NICD acting executive director, Adrian Puren, says they are monitoring this new development.However, it has been found in Zimbabwe and NICD acting executive director, Adrian Puren, says they are monitoring this new development.

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The delta variant made up the majority of US COVID-19 cases for the first time for the two weeks ending July 3, according to new data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.The delta variant made up the majority of US COVID-19 cases for the first time for the two weeks ending July 3, according to new data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

CDC says delta variant now makes up majority of US cases | TheHill

The delta variant made up the majority of US COVID-19 cases for the first time for the two weeks ending July 3, according to new data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.The delta variant made up the majority of US COVID-19 cases for the first time for the two weeks ending July 3, according to new data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

CDC says delta variant now makes up majority of US cases | TheHill

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Much-more virulent strains of the coronavirus will drive the spread of COVID-19 this school year. Here's how leaders should prepare.Much-more virulent strains of the coronavirus will drive the spread of COVID-19 this school year. Here's how leaders should prepare.

How Does the Delta Variant Figure Into Schools' Opening Plans?

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The symptoms of a Delta infection may also differ from typical Covid-19 symptoms and make it easier for people to unwittingly spread the virus.The symptoms of a Delta infection may also differ from typical Covid-19 symptoms and make it easier for people to unwittingly spread the virus.

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