New COVID-19 Variant

French scientists and researcher found a new variant of Covid-19. They assumed that this virus had an origin from the Cameroon, the country in Central Africa. The virus is named as IHU, which effected 12 persons in France, till now. The new variant is found during the study funded and encouraged by French government.  The study sad that this variant has 46 mutations and 37 deletions. “it is too early to speculate on virological, epidemiological said Philippe Colson, the member of the group who detects this new variant. According to the study, first infected person travelled from Cameron, which he visited for a trip and returned with a new variant in France. It is also known as B.1.640. the new variant has more mutation and it will affect the vaccine efficiency and the health system of the countries in the world. This variant is not reported in other countries of the world. It is also not declared as a variant under investigation by the WHO (World Health Organization). The data found from the study is also an example of the unpredictability of emergence of Covid -19 or SARS-CoV-2 variants. Till now it is not found dangerous as compare to other variant of Covid – 19 viruses.

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