Singapore: Changi Airport #coronavirus cluster – 18 patients with 61% vaccine breakthrough rate

 Eleven out of 18 positive patients were vaccinated, at least 6 are infected with the B.1.617 variant.

 

UK: eleven vaccine breakthrough cases reported for B.1.617.2

 

 

 

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UK government poised to declare Delta #coronavirus B.1.617 a Variant of Concern or VOC

The UK government is thought to have detected more than 40 clusters of the Indian Covid variant B.1.617 in the UK, and is on the verge of declaring it a “variant of concern”. The mutant strain is thought to be driving the massive surge of infections in India.

Channel 4 News report

India: double mutant coronavirus variant B.1.617 outcompeting B.1.1.7 UK variant

India: double mutant coronavirus variant B.1.617 outcompeting B.1.1.7 UK variant

 

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