According to the researchers, the increase in Covid cases in the US is due to this sub-variant. Compared to other sub-variants, it is reported to be more transmissive.
Following the discovery of the first case of XBB-1.5 in Gujarat, the neighboring state of Maharashtra was put on high alert.
The Maharashtra Health Department says every effort is being made to contain the infection. Whole genome sequencing is currently underway.
A virologist at Johns Hopkins University claims that the virus also has the ability to stick to the cells of the human body as a result of further changes.
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