South African scientists identified a new version of the coronavirus that they say is behind a recent spike in COVID-19 ...
The global health body last week recognized the omicron variant, first referred to as lineage B.1.1.529, as a variant of concern.
It’s unclear where the new variant first emerged, but scientists in South Africa alerted the World Health Organization in ...
Omicron appears to have a high number of mutations -- about 30 -- in the coronavirus' spike protein, which could affect how ...
South African scientists identified a new version of the coronavirus this week that they say is behind a recent spike in ...
The World Health Organization classified "omicron" as a highly transmissible variant of concern, though its actual risks are ...
It’s unclear where the new variant first emerged, but scientists in South Africa alerted the World Health Organization in ...
On Friday, the WHO designated it as a “variant of concern,” naming it “omicron” after a letter in the Greek alphabet.
It's still unclear whether a new COVID-19 variant will pose a significant threat to public health. Here's what we know about ...
It’s unclear where the new variant first emerged, but scientists in South Africa alerted the World Health Organization in ...
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