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Thursday, 29 July 2021

SARS-CoV-2 Delta variant

COVID-19 virus variant


SARS-CoV-2 Delta variant
SARS-CoV-2 Delta variant

SARS-CoV-2 Delta variant, also known as lineage B.1.617.2, is a variant of lineage B.1.617 of SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19. It was first detected in India in late 2020. The World Health Organization (WHO) named it the Delta variant on 31 May 2021.

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