The corona virus is not ready to give up chasing people. Once again the new XBB.1.5 variant of Corona is increasing the concern of people in comparison to other variants all over the world. People who have got corona vaccine are also coming in the grip of this new variant. According to the US Center for Disease Control and Prevention, more than 40 percent of 19 cases in the US are due to the new variant XBB.1.5 of Corona.
According to INSACOG data, this variant of Corona has created havoc in America. After which now this variant is spreading its foot in India as well. According to the report of INSACOG, in the last few days, 26 cases of this variant have been found across the country.
XXB.1.5 is a sub-variant of the corona virus, which is spreading rapidly in America. This variant has been found in about 40 percent of cases in America. At the same time, according to research, this XXB.1.5 spreads much faster than the previous variants. In the research, it was found that these variants are a virus made of genes of two different variants. Which infect people rapidly, because they are able to avoid the immune response of this virus.
Characteristics of the new XBB.1.5 variant
In America, the new variant XXB.1.5 is wreaking havoc fast. Which is much faster than the old XBB. This variant includes symptoms like runny nose, sore throat, fever, headache, sneezing, chills, cough and hoarseness of voice.
Different from other variants
- Health experts have given some factors for this new variant of corona virus, which differentiates XBB15 from other omicron variants.
- According to health experts, the new variant spreads faster than the variants that have come out so far. Along with this, it is also able to escape from immunity in a better way.
- The new variant can easily enter cells.
- The new variant spreads much faster than the older XBB or BQ.