SARS-CoV-2 evolution [electronic resource] : emergence of the "Californian" and "Indian" variants / Eric Vail.Material type: SoundSeries: Henry Stewart talksBiomedical & life sciences collection. Interviews on Covid-19: Publisher: London : Henry Stewart Talks, 2021Description: 1 online resource (1 streaming audio file (14 min.))Subject(s): Coronaviruses | COVID-19 (Disease) -- Genetic aspects | COVID-19 (Disease) -- Research | Nucleotide sequence | Viruses -- Evolution | COVID-19 -- epidemiology | COVID-19 -- virology | Epidemiological Monitoring | Evolution, Molecular | Genetic Variation | Genome, Viral | Mutation | SARS-CoV-2 variants | SARS-CoV-2 -- genetics | SARS-CoV-2 -- isolation & purification | Sequence AnalysisOnline resources: Click here to access online | Series
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Contents: Status and efficiency of SARS-CoV-2 genetic surveillance in the USA -- The identification of a "Californian" variant, Epsilon, following a surge in Covid-19 cases in California in early 2021 -- The genetic characteristics of the Epsilon variant and the phenotypic advantages they provide -- The more recent identification of a separate variant from India, the Delta variant: key characteristics and their implications.
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