Coronavirus: Scientists from South Africa observe new variant with high mutation rate

Coronavirus: Scientists from South Africa observe new variant with high mutation rate




Scientists in South Africa are monitoring a new variant of coronavirus with an unusually high mutation rate and the incidence of which has gradually increased in recent months, the National Institute for Communicable Diseases said on Monday. The variant, known as C.1.2., Was last flagged this week by the KwaZulu-Natal Research and Innovation and Sequencing Platform in a preprint study that has yet to be peer-reviewed. While most coronavirus cases in South Africa are currently caused by the Delta variant -….

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Scientists in South Africa are monitoring a new variant of coronavirus with an unusually high mutation rate and the incidence of which has gradually increased in recent months, the National Institute for Communicable Diseases said on Monday. The variant, known as C.1.2., Was last flagged this week by the KwaZulu-Natal Research and Innovation and Sequencing Platform in a preprint study that has yet to be peer-reviewed. While most coronavirus cases in South Africa are currently caused by the Delta variant -….

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