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Here's what to know about the new COVID-19 variant first detected in southern Africa. ...
A new coronavirus variant detected in South Africa appears to be rapidly mutating and spreading among younger patients, officials announced on Thursday. ...
A new coronavirus variant discovered in Africa triggered a flood of countries to suspend travel from about half a dozen Southern African nations. The ripple effect has been swift with emergency meetings of health officials and the stock market plunging the Dow down 900 points.  ...
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Institute director Dr. Anthony Fauci said on Friday on CNN's "New Day" that the United States was gathering data on the new COVID variant B.1.1.529 before deciding to ban flights from South Africa. | Clips ...

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