Vaccine breakthrough cases in Oregon by variant to 16th September 2021

Vaccine breakthrough data for Oregon state by Sars-CoV-2 variant up to 16th September 2021.

The Delta variant is currently responsible for the majority of vaccine breakthrough cases in Oregon....More...

USA: All captive mink in Oregon must be vaccinated by 31st August 2021

By August 31, 2021, any person holding captive mink in Oregon must vaccinate all captive mink on their premises against the SARS-CoV-2 virus using an approved vaccine according to all vaccine manufacturer instructions....More...

USA: At least 125,000 vaccine breakthrough infections, 1,400 dead

At least 125,000 fully vaccinated Americans have tested positive for Covid and 1,400 of those have died, according to data collected by NBC News. ...More...

Oregon: vaccine breakthrough cases up 65% in May 2021

Through May 31 2021, Oregon Health Authority identified 1,009 COVID-19 vaccine breakthrough cases. The breakthrough number about 65% higher than the 611 vaccine escape cases identified in the previous monthly Oregon Health report....More...

New #coronavirus variant in #Oregon has B.1.1.7 backbone with E484K mutation – “seems to have evolved independently”

The new coronavirus variant that surfaced in Oregon has the same B.1.1.7 backbone, but also a mutation – E484K, or “Eek” – seen in variants of the virus circulating in South Africa, Brazil and New York City....More...

#Mink infected with the #coronavirus escapes #Oregon #fur farm

A mink caught outside a farm in Oregon in mid-December has tested positive for low-levels of the coronavirus.

State officials believe the mink escaped from a small farm that was already under quarantine because of a coronavirus outbreak among mink and humans.… ...More...

Pandora’s box: #Coronavirus found at #mink farm in #Oregon

An Oregon mink farm has reported an outbreak of COVID-19 among animals and workers.

Oregon Department of Agriculture spokeswoman Andrea Cantu-Schomus declined to say which county the farm is in or how many workers have tested positive, citing federal health privacy rules.… ...More...