Explainer: Omicron vs Delta — what more we know about the new Covid-19 variant  DAWN.comView Full coverage on Google News
The new variant is likely far more transmissible than Delta but studies suggest it may be less severe.The new variant is likely far more transmissible than Delta but studies suggest it may be less severe.

Explainer: Omicron vs Delta — what more we know about the new Covid-19 variant - World - DAWN.COM

What is Deltacron?What is Deltacron?

Deltacron: New Covid variant or laboratory error? | The Independent

Researchers from the University of Cyprus last week reported a new strain of the coronavirus that appeared to be a hybrid of the Delta and Omicron variants. But doubts later emerged about the “Deltacron” hybrid – with some attributing it to data error during genome sequencing – and the sequences were withdrawn from an open-source genome information database. But should...Researchers from the University of Cyprus last week reported a new strain of the coronavirus that appeared to be a hybrid of the Delta and Omicron variants. But doubts later emerged about the “Deltacron” hybrid – with some attributing it to data error during genome sequencing – and the sequences were withdrawn from an open-source genome information database. But should...

Deltacron: Could it happen for real and would it be a threat?, World News - AsiaOne

This Snapshot feature looks at the evidence for and against the existence of a new, "combination" variant of SARS-CoV-2, dubbed "Deltacron."This Snapshot feature looks at the evidence for and against the existence of a new, "combination" variant of SARS-CoV-2, dubbed "Deltacron."

Deltacron: Is there a new variant at large, and should we worry?

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A COVID super-mutation is still possible if the world doesn't 'intensify efforts to fight the pandemic globally', it has been warned. An epidemiologist said there was a 'greater risk' of further coronavirus variants developing through the combination of mutations because of a growing number of viruses.A COVID super-mutation is still possible if the world doesn't "intensify efforts to fight the pandemic globally", it has been warned. An epidemiologist said there was a "greater risk" of further coronavirus variants developing through the combination of mutations because of a growing number of viruses.

Covid 'super-mutation' warning: Urgent plea as 'Deltacron' panic strikes Europe | Science | News | Express.co.uk

An alleged hybrid mutation of the Delta and Omicron strains of the virus has raised a lot of questions about the future of the pandemic. But an increasing number of experts insist it is most probably a false alarm.An alleged hybrid mutation of the Delta and Omicron strains of the virus has raised a lot of questions about the future of the pandemic. But an increasing number of experts insist it is most probably a false alarm.

Why we shouldn’t panic over the Covid Deltacron alert — RT Op-ed

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The term made headlines this week after a researcher in Cyprus allegedly discovered a strain that combines both the Omicron and Delta variants of Covid-19. The term made headlines this week after a researcher in Cyprus allegedly discovered a strain that combines both the Omicron and Delta variants of Covid-19.

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PETALING JAYA: A Cypriot scientist has defended his assertion that a new strain of Covid-19 exists that combines characteristics of the Delta and Omic...PETALING JAYA: A Cypriot scientist has defended his assertion that a new strain of Covid-19 exists that combines characteristics of the Delta and Omic...

‘Deltacron’ discovery not a mistake, says scientist

Maria Van Kerkhove, the WHO’s Covid-19 technical lead, said this phrase “Deltacron”, which suggests that Delta and Omicron have combined, is not really a thing.Maria Van Kerkhove, the WHO’s Covid-19 technical lead, said this phrase “Deltacron”, which suggests that Delta and Omicron have combined, is not really a thing.

Deltacron Is Result Of Contamination During Sequencing Process: WHO

Deltacron, the reported new variant of COVID-19 said to combine both delta and omicron variants, has sparked a reaction of skepticism from world health experts.Deltacron, the reported new variant of COVID-19 said to combine both delta and omicron variants, has sparked a reaction of skepticism from world health experts.

Deltacron: a new variant of COVID-19 or a lab contamination mishap? | Fox News

Maria van Kerkhove, an infectious disease epidemiologist at the WHO, clarified that it's possible for an individual to be infected with different variants of SARS-CoV-2Maria van Kerkhove, an infectious disease epidemiologist at the WHO, clarified that it's possible for an individual to be infected with different variants of SARS-CoV-2

'Deltacron is a result of...': WHO on new Covid strain that combines Delta and Omicron

There is a new Covid-19 phrase making headline and it sounds scary. Is Deltacron a new variant? is there a reason for concern?Is Deltacron a new variant, or a combination of the Delta variant and Omicron? Here's what you need to know.

Is Deltacron a new variant – Here's what you need to know — The Citizen

Now that the full sequence of Omicron has become known it’s remarkable to see how different Omicron is from all the other SARS-CoV-2 variants. It did not arise as a simple mutation of the others, it’s different in several ways. It has 60 RNA mutations causing 36 amino acid changes, several in the all-important spike […]

The Omicron Variant: COVID or Common Cold? – Ricochet The Omicron Variant: COVID or Common Cold? - Ricochet</a></p> </figcaption> </figure> <figure> <amp-img width="330" height="194" src="https://www.thesun.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/01/unnamed-17.jpg?strip=all&quality=100&w=1200&h=800&crop=1" class="attachment-better-amp-small size-better-amp-small wp-post-image" alt="" srcset="https://www.thesun.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/01/unnamed-17.jpg?strip=all&quality=100&w=1200&h=800&crop=1" sizes="(max-width: 300px) 300vw, 300px"></amp-img> <figcaption> A new Covid-19 variant was discovered in Cyprus on Saturday, January 9, 2022.Researchers believe it is a combination of multiple variants and mutationA new Covid-19 variant was discovered in Cyprus on Saturday, January 9, 2022. Researchers believe it is a combination of multiple variants and mutations of the coronavirus. What is the Deltacron Co… <p><a href="http://glbnews.com/url.html?p=https://www.thesun.co.uk/news/17267198/deltacron-varient-covid-cypress-new-coronavirus/" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">What is the Deltacron Covid variant?</a></p> </figcaption> </figure> <figure> <amp-img width="330" height="194" src="https://images.hindustantimes.com/img/2022/01/13/1600x900/HEALTH-CORONAVIRUS-BRAZIL-4_1642069399238_1642069401342.JPG" class="attachment-better-amp-small size-better-amp-small wp-post-image" alt="" srcset="https://images.hindustantimes.com/img/2022/01/13/1600x900/HEALTH-CORONAVIRUS-BRAZIL-4_1642069399238_1642069401342.JPG" sizes="(max-width: 300px) 300vw, 300px"></amp-img> <figcaption> WHO technical lead of Covid-19 Dr Maria Van Kerkhove said it is possible for an individual to be infected with different variants of Covid-19. She added that there have been examples of coinfection wherein an individual gets infected with both influenza and Covid-19 “throughout this pandemic.”&nbsp; | World NewsWHO technical lead of Covid-19 Dr Maria Van Kerkhove said it is possible for an individual to be infected with different variants of Covid-19. She added that there have been examples of coinfection wherein an individual gets infected with both influenza and Covid-19 “throughout this pandemic.”&amp;nbsp; <p><a href="http://glbnews.com/url.html?p=https://www.hindustantimes.com/world-news/deltacron-might-be-a-result-of-who-on-infection-with-delta-and-omicron-101642064327538.html" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">‘Deltacron might be a result of…’: WHO on infection with Delta and Omicron | World News - Hindustan Times</a></p> </figcaption> </figure> <figure> <amp-img width="330" height="194" src="https://cdn.govexec.com/media/img/cd/2022/01/10/011122covidtest/open-graph.jpg" class="attachment-better-amp-small size-better-amp-small wp-post-image" alt="" srcset="https://cdn.govexec.com/media/img/cd/2022/01/10/011122covidtest/open-graph.jpg" sizes="(max-width: 300px) 300vw, 300px"></amp-img> <figcaption> A nationwide genomic surveillance system analyzes positive COVID-19 tests to build a picture of which variants are spreading in the population.A nationwide genomic surveillance system analyzes positive COVID-19 tests to build a picture of which variants are spreading in the population. <p><a href="http://glbnews.com/url.html?p=https://www.govexec.com/technology/2022/01/delta-omicron-heres-how-scientists-know-which-coronavirus-variants-are-circulating-us/360551/" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">From Delta to Omicron, Here’s How Scientists Know Which Coronavirus Variants Are Circulating in the US - Government Executive</a></p> </figcaption> </figure> </div> </div> </div> <amp-animation id="showAnim" layout="nodisplay"> <script type="application/json"> { "duration": "600ms", "fill": "both", "iterations": "1", "direction": "alternate", "animations": [ { "selector": "#scrollToTopButton", "keyframes": [ { "opacity": "1", "visibility": "visible" } ] } ] } </script> </amp-animation> <!-- ... and the second one is for adding the button.--> <amp-animation id="hideAnim" layout="nodisplay"> <script type="application/json"> { "duration": "200ms", "fill": "both", "iterations": "1", "direction": "alternate", "animations": [ { "selector": "#scrollToTopButton", "keyframes": [ { "opacity": "0", "visibility": "hidden" } ] } ] } </script> </amp-animation> <!-- ... and the second one is for adding the button.--> <button id="scrollToTopButton" on="tap:top-page.scrollTo(duration=200)" class="scrollToTop">⌃</button> <footer class="better-amp-footer "><div class="better-amp-footer-nav"> </div> <amp-auto-ads type="adsense" data-ad-client="ca-pub-3459615361745091"> </amp-auto-ads> <amp-analytics type="googleanalytics"><script type="application/json">{"vars":{"account":"UA-55602305-8"},"triggers":{"trackPageview":{"on":"visible","request":"pageview"}}}</script></amp-analytics></footer></div></body></html>