Estimated transmissibility and severity of novel SARS-CoV-2 Variant of Concern 202012/01 in England

“..the increase in transmissibility is likely to lead to a large increase in incidence, with COVID-19 hospitalisations and deaths projected to reach higher levels in 2021 than were observed in 2020, even if regional tiered restrictions implemented before 19 December are maintained”.… ...More...