This is rather ‘interesting’…
Note the date circled on this graphic and what it refers to!
So the ‘latest’ variant supposedly found ‘just weeks ago’ has been around for a year.
Of note, this very carefully worded release does NOT indicate the date it was found…
The World Health Organization on Friday assigned the Greek letter omicron to a newly identified Covid variant in South Africa.
The U.N. health agency recognized the strain, first referred to as lineage B.1.1.529, as a variant of concern.
Health experts are deeply concerned about the transmissibility of the omicron variant given that it has an unusual constellation of mutations and a profile that is different from other variants of concern.
Full article, HERE
, from CNBC.
is the ‘official’ statement from the CDC. Again, no date of detection noted…
And from Fox, HERE
, which says it was ‘discovered’ in the last week.
My question has been, and still is, WHAT test is actually being used to tell ‘which’ version or variant people are getting???