Southern California Is Origin of New COVID-19 Variant

A new variant of COVID-19 found in Southern California is coursing across the United States and around the world, a new study finds.

The variant — called CAL.20C — was first found in July in Los Angeles County. It reappeared in Southern California in October, then spread in November and December, with a regional surge in coronavirus cases.

The variant now makes up nearly half of COVID-19 cases in Southern California.

It’s not clear whether CAL.20C might be more lethal than current coronavirus variants, or whether it might resist current vaccines. New research is underway Cedars-Sinai in Los Angeles to help answer those questions. …

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  1. It would be interesting to see where this variant came from. Want to bet its origin will be from immigrant communities?

    Sure let’s open the borders

  2. Linda Diehl says

    Why is it MDs can’t talk about possible treatments which might CURE any kind of Cov, but so-called experts can tell us scare stories about new variants that might KILL us? But No One can talk about sources or WHY this is here!! Stay ignorant — stay controlled! Get Informed — Get freedom !!

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