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Jan 25, 2021 11:55
Siberian scientists photograph ‘British variant’ of Covid-19 for first time while studying structure in significant breakthrough
Siberian scientists photograph ‘British variant’ of Covid-19 for first time while studying structure in significant breakthrough
Scientists at Siberia’s Vector Center have photographed the British Covid-19 strain for the first time, after isolating it from a patient in December. The variant was first announced by UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson last month.

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