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Information on New Variants

  • NEW! Visit this page to find information on how the CDC is responding to SARS-CoV-2 variants globally. Posted on March 1, 2021.
  • Visit this page from the CDC to find information about the number of cases in different states caused by new variants of the virus. Posted on February 2, 2021.
  • Visit this page from the CDC to find an overview of available information on new SARS-CoV-2 variants. Posted on January 28, 2021.
  • Visit this page from WHO to find useful information on SARS-CoV-2 variants that were first identified in Africa. Posted on January 28, 2021.
  • Visit this page from the FDA to find information on three molecular tests that might have reduced sensitivity to some of the variants of SARS-CoV-2. Posted on January 28, 2021.

Information on the B.1.1.7 Variant

  • Visit this page from the CDC to find information on the emergence of the new B.1.1.7 variant of SARS-CoV-2 virus. Posted on January 25, 2021.

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Coronavirus Booster: Week of February 1, 2021

In this episode, Dr. Elizabeth Demmings, IFS@CU's Program Coordinator and Extension Specialist, emphasizes strategies to protect yourself against the new coronavirus variants spreading in the US and addresses the topic of wearing two masks.

Semana del 1 de Febrero del 2021

En este episodio Karen Ospina habla acerca de las nuevas variantes y el uso de la doble mascarilla.

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Coronavirus Booster: Week of January 11, 2021

In this episode, Dr. Martin Wiedmann, Gellert Family Professor in Food Safety, discusses SARS-CoV-2 variants and provides a few updates on the COVID-19 vaccines and how vaccinations are rolling out.

Boletin Informativo: Semana del 11 de Enero del 2021

En este episodio Karen Ospina habla sobre la nueva variante del COVID-19 y responde algunas preguntas acerca de la vacuna.


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