WHO expert asks that the terms “Deltacron” and “Flurone” not be used

WHO expert asks that the terms “Deltacron” and “Flurone” not be used

The doctor Maria Van Kerkhove, lead epidemiologist of the World Health Organization (WHO) has asked that do not use words like “deltacron” or “fluron” to talk about COVID-19, for the inaccuracy of these with the pandemic. Through her social networks, the expert explained that using these terms implies a combination of viruses and variants, which … Read more

Deltacron: New COVID variant or lab error?

Deltacron: New COVID variant or lab error?

Even if you’ve become somewhat numb to the constant flood of news about COVID-19, this might have caught your eye over the weekend – a researcher at the University of Cyprus said he had discovered a new strain of coronavirus (Deltacron) that combines characteristics of the variant delta Y omicron. Leonidos Kostrikis and his team … Read more

“Deltacron”: new variant of Covid-19 found in Cyprus

“Deltacron”: new variant of Covid-19 found in Cyprus

The Cypriot authorities have made known to the world the detection of up to 25 cases of infection a combined version of the variants Delta Y Omicron of Covid-19 which they have now named as “Deltacron“. Leondios Kostrikis, director of the Molecular Virology and Biotechnology Laboratory in Cyprus has stated that the new variant has … Read more

They identify a new variable ‘deltacron’, a combination of omicron and delta

They identify a new variable ‘deltacron’, a combination of omicron and delta

After Israel confirmed the first case of ‘flurone’ and France revealed the existence of the new strain IHU, again alarms were raised around the world after the discovery of a combination between two variants of the coronavirus. Recently, the health authorities of Cyprus announced that they detected up to 25 cases of a new variant … Read more