covid-19 – Verséa


2 new COVID symptoms reported for BA.2 omicron variant

According to recent reports, the new BA.2 COVID-19 variant (a subvariant of the omicron variant called BA.1.) spreads more easily than the original omicron. Early data suggest that BA.2 is about 30% more transmissible than the original variant. The new BA.2 variant can also manifest different symptoms than the original strains. New symptoms include: Dizziness Fatigue...

Omicron variants – Statement from the WHO

Yesterday the WHO’s Technical Advisory Group on SARS-Cov-2 Virus Evolution (ATG-VE) published a statement on new omicron variants that have been circulating globally, accounting for nearly all sequences reported to GISAID: “Based on available data of transmission, severity, reinfection, diagnostics, therapeutics and impacts of vaccines, the group reinforced that the BA.2 sublineage should continue to...