Omicron Variant: What we know about the new coronavirus variant

Omicron Variant: What we know about the new coronavirus variant

On November 26, 2021, the World Health Organization identified Omicron as a Variant of Concern. Currently, it has surged in more than 110 countries worldwide. Researchers said that the Omicron variant comprises more than 50 mutations, making it more infectious than the other coronavirus strains. With the increasing number of cases, particularly in Europe, individuals…