Two New Coronavirus Strains Emerge in the United States

Scientists in Ohio have found two new strains of the coronavirus SARS-CoV-2. The new strains, which were first identified by a team at The Ohio State University, show new mutations that appear to make them more infectious, Gizmodo reports. That means that they may...

US May See Coronavirus Variant in Coming Weeks

The US may face a rapidly closing window to bring a suspected extra-contagious variant of covid-19 under control. If the variant strain, first spotted in the United Kingdom, is as infectious as some suspect, it could dominate US case numbers by March, send covid-19...