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  • Australia detects new UK strain

    Two travellers from the United Kingdom to Australia's New South Wales state were found carrying the mutated variant of the virus that Britain has said could be up to 70% more infectious. Both are in hotel quarantine, and the recent spike in infections in Sydney is not linked to this, authorities said.
    Australia detects new UK strain; Hong Kong, India cancel Britain flights
    ?Addressing chronic disease is an issue of human rights ? that must be our call to arms"
    Richard Horton, Editor-in-Chief The Lancet

    ~~~~ Twitter:@GertvanderHoek ~~~ ~~~

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    Coronavirus: Queensland records Australia's first case of South African variant

    Tuesday December 29: Queensland Health Minister Yvette D'Ath has confirmed the state has recorded Australia's first case of the South African COVID-19 variant in hotel quarantine.