A new and more infectious strain of coronavirus that was first found in the United Kingdom will likely become the dominant strain in the United States by March, health officials said.
Il Regno Unito. variant is in 12 states but it has been diagnosed in only 76 del 23 million U.S. cases reported to date. tuttavia, the virus variant is likely more widespread in the United States, according to scientists at the U.S. Centri per il controllo e la prevenzione delle malattie.
While it’s considered more infectious than the virus that’s been causing the bulk of U.S. cases so far, there’s no evidence that it causes more severe illness or is transmitted differently. Perciò, mask-wearing, riduzione dei contatti, hand washing and other prevention strategies can still work, Secondo il centro per la prevenzione e il controllo delle malattie.