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The Delta variant is now 1000 times more virulent than the original strain. It now makes up 80% of all COVID-19 cases nationwide.

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A Doomsday COVID Variant Worse Than Delta and Lambda May Be ...

1 month ago by Newsweek

Delta has shown how destructive new strains of COVID can get. Scientists fear future mutations of the virus could be even worse: "Delta on steroids."

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COVID-19 Lambda variant not yet detected in PH – DOH

1 month ago by Rappler

Research on the Lambda variant's vaccine resistance comes as the world is dealing with a surge in infections driven by the Delta variant.

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COVID-19 Lambda variant not yet detected in PH – DOH
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Coronavirus' Highly-Infectious Lambda Variant Capable of Escaping ...

1 month ago by The Weather Channel

Since April 2021, Lambda has been responsible 81% of the infections across Peru—a country with the highest COVID-19 death rate in the world! - Articles from ...

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COVID-19: Health officials in B.C. keeping an eye on new lambda ...

1 month ago by Vancouver Sun

One case of the variant has been found in B.C. Preliminary research suggests it is somewhat resistant to vaccine-induced antibodies.

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Coronavirus: Lambda variant of COVID-19 a 'threat' to humanity ...

1 month ago by Newshub

Like Delta, Lambda is highly infectious and more resistant to vaccines than the original version of the virus.

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Fast-spreading mutation found in the Lambda variant, say researchers

1 month ago by Dong-A Ilbo

While the Delta variant of COVID-19 is aggravating situations around the world, a study found that …

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Fast-spreading mutation found in the Lambda variant, say researchers
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Lambda variant: Does the vaccine work against it? Is it dangerous?

1 month ago by Deseret News

The lambda variant shows COVID-19 vaccine resistance in lab, new research paper says ... The lambda variant might be more transmissible and be strong enough ...

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Lambda variant: Does the vaccine work against it? Is it dangerous?
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Lambda COVID Variant, Behind 1000 Cases in U.S., Shows Vaccine ...

1 month ago by Newsweek

Japanese researchers have found that the Lambda variant is more resistant than the strain first identified in Wuhan.

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The Lambda variant: Is it more infectious, and can it escape vaccines?

1 month ago by ABC News

Send this by ... The Lambda coronavirus variant was first reported in Peru in December 2020, according to the World Health Organization. It then spread to multiple countries in South America, where it currently accounts for over 20 per cent of detected variants.

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The Lambda variant: Is it more infectious, and can it escape vaccines?
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The Lambda Coronavirus Variant Was Just Found in a Houston ...

1 month ago by SELF

The lambda variant is now causing concern. It was detected in a hospital in Houston, Texas this week.

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What We Know About The COVID Lambda Variant So Far

1 month ago by Refinery29

The Lambda variant, also known as C.37, was first detected in Peru where it spread rapidly and makes up the majority of COVID cases.

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What We Know About The COVID Lambda Variant So Far
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Covid: What is the Lambda variant and where has it been found?

1 month ago by The Independent

The Lambda coronavirus variant has been hitting headlines since it was discovered this week at a Houston hospital. But while it swept through several South ...

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Covid: What is the Lambda variant and where has it been found?
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COVID lambda variant confirmed in Houston hospital

1 month ago by New York Daily News

Houston Methodist Hospital confirmed its first case of the COVID lambda variant at one of its eight facilities Monday, a hospital spokeswoman confirmed to the ...

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COVID lambda variant confirmed in Houston hospital
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Texas hospital records first US case of Lambda variant of Covid

1 month ago by The Independent

Houston Methodist health system was also one of first to require staff to get vaccinated.

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Lambda Variant of COVID-19 Might Be Resistant to Vaccines

1 month ago by Infection Control Today

Investigators in Chile conclude that the lambda COVID-19 variant is not only more infectious than standard SARS-CoV-2, but could also possibly shrug off ...

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Lambda variant of COVID-19 identified at Texas hospital. Is it worse ...

1 month ago by USA TODAY

A Houston hospital has its first case of the lambda variant, but public health experts say it remains too soon to tell how the variant will spread.

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Houston Hospital reports first case of COVID-19 lambda variant

1 month ago by Texas News Today

The Houston Methodist Hospital confirmed on Monday that it was treating a patient infected with a lambda variant of the coronavirus. Epidemiologists have ...

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Houston hospital reports its first case of the COVID-19 Lambda variant

1 month ago by Daily Mail

Houston Methodist Hospital confirmed on Monday that it was treating a patient who contracted the Lambda variant of COVID-19. Experts report at least 731 ...

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Texas Hospital Records 1st Case Of South American Lambda ...

1 month ago by Here And Now

Houston Methodist Hospital CEO Marc Boom says at least one hospitalization is a patient infected with the Lambda variant, a strain of coronavirus that's rampant ...

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Coronavirus: Texas hospital system confirms its 1st case of COVID ...

1 month ago by WFTV Orlando

HOUSTON — As the state reels from increased hospitalizations being driven by the rampant delta variant, a major Texas hospital system has confirmed its first ...

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Texas hospital reports first case of lambda COVID-19 variant | TheHill

1 month ago by The Hill

A Texas hospital system on Monday confirmed its first case of the COVID-19 lambda variant that was first detected in Peru and has quickly spread throughout ...

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Texas hospital reports state's first case of lambda COVID-19 variant

1 month ago by Spectrum News

HOUSTON — As the Lone Star State continues to deal with the proliferation of the highly contagious delta COVID-19 variant, a Texas hospital system is ...

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Houston Methodist Hospital reports its 1st case of lambda COVID-19 ...

1 month ago by WPVI-TV

A major Texas hospital system has reported its first case of the lambda COVID-19 variant, as the state reels from the rampant delta variant.

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The Lambda variant: is it more infectious, and can it escape ...

1 month ago by The Conversation AU

Preliminary evidence suggests Lambda has an easier time infecting our cells and is a bit better at dodging our immune systems. But vaccines should still do a ...

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SARS-CoV-2 Lambda variant spreading rapidly in South America ...

2 months ago by News-Medical.net

A new research paper by researchers in Peru describes a new variant of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) known as the Lambda ...

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'Lambda variant of coronavirus deadlier than delta': Malaysian ...

2 months ago by Hindustan Times

So far, the lambda variant has been detected in 30 countries, the ministry further said. In the UK, there are six cases of lambda, which has been designated as ...

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Lambda variant: Here's what we know so far about the WHO's new ...

2 months ago by Fast Company

The new variant, C.37, appears to have originated in Peru back in December 2020, and now makes up over 80% of COVID-19 cases there.

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What are the Lambda and Delta Covid variants and where are they ...

2 months ago by The Independent

But the Delta variant appears to be more transmissible and could cause severe disease in individuals. About 10 per cent of cases in the US came from the Delta ...

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What are the Lambda and Delta Covid variants and where are they ...
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Coronavirus Lambda variant may be resistant to vaccines, report says

2 months ago by silive.com

While the variant has scientists concerned, there are currently no known cases in the U.S., according to the CDC.

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Coronavirus Lambda variant may be resistant to vaccines, report says
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Lambda: What do we know about the latest COVID variant flagged ...

2 months ago by Euronews

It is especially widespread across South America, having first appeared in Peru in August last year, and is accounting for more and more cases in these countries.

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Explained: Lambda, variant of interest

2 months ago by The Indian Express

It is not a newly discovered variant, but is the dominant strain in Peru, where it originated, and has recently spread in smaller numbers to several countries.

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Lambda Is the Latest COVID 'Variant of Interest,' Says WHO—Here's ...

2 months ago by Health.com

While Americans are facing down the menacing Delta variant, yet another COVID-19 mutation is raising concern around the globe. This one, dubbed the Lambda ...

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Lambda Is the Latest COVID 'Variant of Interest,' Says WHO—Here's ...
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There's yet another COVID strain spreading. Here's what you should ...

2 months ago by Fortune

The World Health Organization (WHO) has added the COVID Lambda variant to its list of coronavirus variants of interest, meaning it could be more contagious.

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Why health officials are watching new 'lambda' coronavirus variant

2 months ago by Livescience.com

A coronavirus variant known as "lambda" is gaining the attention of health officials as it spreads around the world. Here's what we know.

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Why health officials are watching new 'lambda' coronavirus variant