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A variant with a higher transmission rate is much more dangerous than one with just a higher fatality rate.A variant with a higher transmission rate is much more dangerous than one with just a higher fatality rate.

Why the COVID-19 variants are so dangerous and how to stop them spreading

Why the COVID-19 variants are so dangerous and how to stop them spreading

Viruses mutate; so does everything, really. But experts are now concerned about a few of the thousands of coronavirus variants that have turned up around the world. We wrote about the UK variant last month; now there are more, including one in Los Angeles. You do not need to panic. But it’s good to be informed.Viruses mutate; so does everything, really. But experts are now concerned about a few of the thousands of coronavirus variants that have turned up around the world. We wrote about the UK variant last month; now there are more, including one in Los Angeles. You do not need to panic. But it’s good to be informed.

How Bad Are All These New COVID Variants?

The UK is in lockdown, Brazil is on the brink of an oxygen crisis, and the virus has surged again in Europe and some US states.The UK is in lockdown, Brazil is on the brink of an oxygen crisis, and the virus has surged again in Europe and some US states.

ANALYSIS: If vaccines work on the new strains, why are they a scarier prospect? Read on.ANALYSIS: If vaccines work on the new strains, why are they a scarier prospect? Read on.

Covid 19 coronavirus: Why the new strains are so dangerous and how we can stop them spreading - NZ Herald

Understanding how mutations might affect the coronavirus’s behaviour is difficult and will require a sustained multidisciplinary effort, says an ...Understanding how mutations might affect the coronavirus’s behaviour is difficult and will require a sustained multidisciplinary effort, says an ...

Commentary: COVID-19 variants are concerning but shouldn’t affect confidence in vaccines - CNA

ITV News has had exclusive access to a lab where scientists are working to determine how effective the Covid vaccines are against new and emerging variants.ITV News has had exclusive access to a lab where scientists are working to determine how effective the Covid vaccines are against new and emerging variants.

Covid: Behind the scenes in the lab investigating whether coronavirus vaccines work against variants | ITV News