CDC reports over 50 cases of UK coronavirus strain in US

CDC reports over 50 cases of UK coronavirus strain in US


Over 50 cases of the more contagious, mutated coronavirus strain first detected in the UK have been identified across the US, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). 

In an update Wednesday, the CDC listed 26 cases in California, two in Colorado, 22 in Florida, one in Georgia and an additional case in New York, for a total of 52 cases. On Thursday, Pennsylvania’s Department of Health said that it had a confirmed case of the variant as well. 

Trending: Why H.R.1 – For the People Act of 2021, Means Election Fraud Forever…..Welcome To The Banana Republic

The CDC noted that the figures are an underestimate, writing: “The cases identified above are based on a sampling of SARS-CoV-2-positive specimens and do not represent the total number of B.1.1.7 lineage cases that may be circulating in the United States and may not match numbers reported by states, territories, tribes and local officials.”

The CDC plans to update the page biweekly as more reported cases of the variant strain arise.

The coronavirus B.1.1.7. variant is said to be

Continue reading

You Might Like

Do NOT follow this link or you will be banned from the site!
Thanks for sharing!
Send this to a friend