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- Coronavirus New Strain Found in Andhra Pradesh; Which Is 15 Times Deadlier
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There is news of concern for all of us. A new strain of Corona has been found in Andhra Pradesh. It is named AP Strain and N440K. Scientists at the Center for Cellular and Molecular Biology (CCMB) say that it is 15 times more dangerous than the current strain in India.
Patients infected with this fall prey to hypoxia or dyspnea within 3-4 days. This means, the breath stops reaching the patient’s lungs. If treatment and oxygen support is not received at the right time, the patient dies. Most of the patients are dying due to this in India these days.
Identity in Kurnool, spreading rapidly
According to scientists, this new strain was first identified in Kurnool, Andhra Pradesh. It is spreading very rapidly among the common people. The most worrying thing is that people with good immunity are also failing in front of this variant. That is, it is not leaving even those people whose immunity is strong. Due to this new strain, there is a problem of cytokine storm in the body of people.
Spread rapidly in youth and children
According to scientists, these strains are increasingly dominating youth and children. According to experts, if its chain is not broken in time, then this second wave of corona can become even more frightening. This current strain is more dangerous than B1617 and B117.