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Covid London: Just half of carers vaccinated in Lambeth care home with South Africa variant outbreak

Revealed: Just 50% of care home staff have been vaccinated in London borough where nursing home is at centre of South African Covid variant outbreak Ten residents and 13 staff infected with the South Africa variant at a single care home in Lambeth, London  Outbreak is thought to have been triggered by someone who travelled… Read More »

First US case of more infectious ‘double mutant’ Indian covid variant is identified in California 

First US case of more infectious ‘double mutant’ covid variant that emerged in India is identified in California Researchers at Stanford University confirmed what is believed to be the first U.S. case of a coronavirus variant that emerged in India Indian authorities have referred to it as a ‘double mutant’ because it has two mutations… Read More »