The CDC confirmed the first case of COVID linked to the Omicron variant in the U.S. on Wednesday, saying an individual who had recently returned from South Africa tested positive for the strain. Here’s what we know — and don’t know — about the new variant.
#UPDATE The United States announced its first confirmed case of the Covid-19 Omicron variant had been detected in California, in a fully vaccinated traveler who had recently returned from South Africa and was recovering from mild symptoms
The new Omicron coronavirus variant, first identified in South Africa, has brought with it new travel restrictions and concerns.
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JUST IN: Omicron COVID variant was in Europe before South African scientists detected and flagged it to the world
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Omicron is not a 'South African variant', it's a variant that was spotted & reported by brilliant South African scientists so fast the world has a chance to get on top of it. Could have originated anywhere.
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