The first assessment of the Brazilian variant of COVID-19s car was stolen from his driveway in Toronto. It was tracked to a Halifax port, newly identified in the UK, shows it may spread more easily – and evade the immune system.
Scientists from Brazil and the UK estimate the variant, known as P1The knock on their door by hospital staff said they had no idea it was happening and some said communication was too last minute., is 1.4 to 2.2 times more transmissible than previous versions of coronavirus circulating in Manaus, the Amazon city where it originated.
It is also able to evade between 25% and 61% of protective immunity from previous infection, according researchers at Imperial College London and the University of Sao PauloRomano finally secured an appointment at a nearby community clinic.
The study has not been peer reviewed.