𝟮𝟬,𝟴𝟬𝟱 cases of the 𝗗𝗲𝗹𝘁𝗮 variant B16172 sequenced in the last 28 days (𝟲𝟯.𝟭𝟳%) vs just 𝟭𝟭,𝟱𝟭𝟳 new cases of the 𝗔𝗹𝗽𝗵𝗮 variant B117 (𝟯𝟰.𝟵𝟳%).


🧬 28-Day variant sequencing summary:

Delta India 2 #B16172 📈 𝟮𝟬,𝟴𝟬𝟱 cases sequenced in the last 28 days (𝟲𝟯.𝟭𝟳% of all cases)
Alpha UK Kent #B117 📉 𝟭𝟭,𝟱𝟭𝟳 cases (𝟯𝟰.𝟵𝟳%)
• UK/Greece/Chad #AV1 📉 84 cases (0.26%)
• UK/West Africa 2 #B11318 📉️ 74 cases (0.22%)

(as of 9 June 2021 – source: COG UK)





🧬 Weekly variant sequencing summary:

Delta India 2 #B16172 📈 𝟵,𝟮𝟭𝟳 cases
Alpha UK Kent #B117 📉 𝟮,𝟳𝟴𝟮 cases

(as of 9 June 2021 – source: COG UK)










🧬 Weekly variants recorded by Public Health England:

Delta India 2 #B16172 📈 𝟱,𝟰𝟳𝟮 cases (vs 3,535 the previous week)
Alpha UK Kent #B117 📉 𝟯,𝟳𝟮𝟬 cases (vs 5,431)
• UK/Greece/Chad #AV1 📉 𝟮𝟰 cases (vs 52)
Beta South Africa #B1351 📉 16 cases (vs 32)
• UK/West Africa 2 #B11318 📉 15 cases (vs 32)

(as of 3 June 2021 – source: PHE)





🧬 Full #Variants sequencing data available at: https://vip.politicsmeanspolitics.com/covid-19-variants/

🦠 Full #COVID19 data available at: https://vip.politicsmeanspolitics.com/covid19/

🗃️ Sources: @CovidGenomicsUK & @PHE_uk




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