The first case of the Omicron BA.2 subvariant has been found in Rio, Brazil

2022-04-24 0 By

According to CCTV news, according to data from Brazil’s Ministry of Health, as of the evening of February 4, the country had more than 26.27 million confirmed COVID-19 cases and more than 630,000 cumulative deaths.More than 184,311 new confirmed cases and 493 new deaths were reported in the past 24 hours.Rio de Janeiro (Reuters) – Brazil’s first case of the omicron strain ba.2 has been found in Rio, the health department of the state of Rio announced Thursday.Although studies have shown that the BA.2 subvariant may be more infectious than the original virus, local researchers believe there is no need to panic and that social distancing, vaccination, washing hands and wearing masks are still effective measures.Editor Sun Linzhi