‘Up to 15% more transmissible’ – By January, the new Delta variant will have dominated the United Kingdom.

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‘Up to 15% more transmissible’ – By January, the new Delta variant will have dominated the United Kingdom.

According to health officials, a NEW Delta subvariant is more infectious and will become dominant in the United Kingdom within months.

It is expected to quickly take over, with cases growing at 2% per week, but it is less likely to cause serious illness.

It’s known as AY4.2, and it’s now found in one out of every six cases in England, up from one out of every eight a fortnight ago.

It is up to 15% more transmissible than the original Indian Delta variant, according to scientists.

However, only 66.7 percent of those infected with AY4.2 develop symptoms, compared to 76.4 percent of those infected with Delta, according to a study.

The new subvariant, which is thought to be from London or the South-east, has two minor differences in its spike protein.

It accounts for the majority of cases in the Southwest, which has England’s highest infection rate of 516.2 cases per 100,000.

According to Dr. Jeffrey Barrett of the Sanger Institute, the subvariant will become dominant in January.

The belief that Covid will become endemic, like “a common cold,” was reiterated by Paul Hunter of the University of East Anglia.

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