a first case of the Brazilian variant identified in the United States


A case of the coronavirus variant, initially spotted in Brazil, has been identified for the first time in the United States, authorities in Minnesota said Monday, January 25.

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The patient, a resident of this Canadian border state, fell ill in early January after returning from a stay in Brazil. He tested positive on January 9.

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The United States has already registered cases of the so-called British coronavirus mutation on its territory. This could become the main strain circulating in the country by March, say the Centers for Disease Prevention and Control, the main US public health agency.

Variants are different versions of the original coronavirus, which appear over time due to various mutations. A normal phenomenon in the life of a virus. Many mutations of Sars-CoV-2 have been observed since its appearance, the vast majority without consequence. However, some may give it an advantage for its survival, including greater transmissibility.

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The American biotechnology company Moderna has for the moment announced that its vaccine against the Covid-19 remains effective against the variants of the coronavirus, in particular the British one, but that a reduction in the protection against the South African variant has been observed.

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