Λ!!: A New Threat On The Rise In South America

Once again, Covid-19 is on the march around the world. Most infections are due to the Delta variant ravaging the Indian subcontinent in the spring and early summer. A second variant, Lambda, is wreaking similar havoc in South America. 

The Lambda variant, also known as “C.37,” is driving a rapid increase of Covid-19 throughout South America, Central America, and parts of the Caribbean. First detected in Peru as early as August 2020, the variant is now present in over 30 countries and is now the dominant strain in various Latin American countries.

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