New Coronavirus Variant Found In LA County And Throughout California New COVID-19 Strain Confirmed In LA County; Cases Top 1 Million

The new mutation is different from the highly contagious strain first discovered in the United Kingdom, which also has public health officials worried. The U.S. federal government has warned that the British variant could become the dominant strain in this country by March. If that happens, hospitals could be overwhelmed by a rapid rise in new COVID-19 cases. Michels said she’s worried. “We’re racing against the clock. Who is going to win, us or the virus?”

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