BRAZIL AND JAPAN REPORT FIRST CASES OF THE OMICRON VARIANT

BRUSSELS — Brazil and Japan joined the rapidly widening circle of countries to report cases of the omicron variant Tuesday, while new findings indicate the mutant coronavirus was already in Europe close to a week before South Africa sounded the alarm. © Provided by The Canadian Press The Netherlands' RIVM health institute disclosed that patient samples dating from Nov. 19 ...

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