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Watch | All about the new coronavirus variant in Britain

A new variant of the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus has been spreading rapidly in Britain. The strain is referred to by some experts as the B.1.1.7 lineage. They say it is not the first new variant of the pandemic virus. But it is said to be up to 70% more transmissible than the previously dominant strain.

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Printable version | Feb 26, 2021 12:42:12 AM | https://www.thehindu.com/sci-tech/science/all-about-the-new-coronavirus-variant-in-britain/article33401098.ece

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