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    What to Know About BA.2, the New ‘Stealth’ Version of the Omicron Variant

    (ORDO NEWS) — The World Health Organization reported on Monday that a new version of the Omicron variant of COVID-19 is “increasing in many countries”—and the organization is urging researchers to investigate whether the latest strain poses any new threats to the current state of the pandemic. The new version, known as BA.2, is a descendant of the Omicron variant (known as BA.1). According to the WHO, BA.2 has some…