Not even a month goes by without a new variant appearing. After the British variant, the Indian variant known as the Delta variant is threatening new waves of pollution around the world. That’s not it.
Gabriel Atoll, Government Spokesman Presented at Perpignan last Friday, a This concern was raised by France Inter on Monday morning. The Variant Delta “Lands very quickly”. “It doubles almost every week. Today we are over 30% polluted.” A The fourth wave At the end of July, there is a possibility (…) that we must continue to vaccinate “.
Already beaten hard Variant DeltaThe English warned them about the appearance of a variant that would affect more than 30 countries: Variant Lambda, First discovered Peru They are responsible for 80% of the cases in the country.
Peru: 200 infections in December, 50% of cases in March, 80% today
In the opinion of Director Jeff Barrett Covid-19 Quoted by the Genomics Initiative at the Welcome Sankar Institute in the UK School News, The Variant Delta Present “A bunch Mutations Unusual “. A unique model of seven mutations in the spike protein that the virus uses to infect human cells Financial Times.
According to a study by the University of Chile, this could be even higher Spreading Than the variants Obama (Brazil) and Alpha (British). Dr. Sukayama, Professor of Molecular Microbiology at the University of Kayatano Heredia in Lima, provides evidence based on numbers: “We had 200 lambda infections in December.” “At the end of March, it covered half of the samples taken in Lima. Now, three months later, we are testing 80% of infections nationwide.”.
According to the British, the Lamuda variant has spread to 27 countries, including the United Kingdom, the United States or Germany. Now, theWHO Categorized in category “Variants to follow”.