• More Contagious Coronavirus Variant Found in Colorado

    22 days ago - By New York Times

    It's the first confirmed U.S. case of the variant, which has overwhelmed hospitals in Britain.
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  • Frustration over vaccine rollout builds, as new variant reported in U.S. for first time

    22 days ago - By STAT

    As frustration over the pace of the Covid-19 vaccine rollout continues to build, health officials in Colorado on Tuesday reported the first known U.S. case of the variant of Covid-19 discovered in the U.K.
    The U.K. variant appears to be more transmissible than other variants of the virus seen to date, and has been detected in a number of countries worldwide.The Colorado case, who is currently in isolation, is a man in his 20s who has not left the country. The lack of a travel history means he contracted the virus in the U.S., suggesting undetected transmission of the new variant here.
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