The confirmed case in Hangzhou is omicron infection and has no connection with previous outbreaks in Hangzhou

2022-05-06 0 By

On January 26, hangzhou held a press conference on COVID-19 prevention and control.Wang Xuchu, Deputy Director of Hangzhou Municipal Health Commission, announced at the meeting that the gene sequencing of the Hangzhou case was novel Coronavirus variant BA.1.1 evolutionary branch, which was not consistent with the strains previously detected in Hangzhou or imported from outside Hangzhou.That is to say, this outbreak is not related to the previous outbreaks in Hangzhou of 1125, 1207 and 0114.At the same time, the novel Coronavirus sequence was compared with the global public database, and it was found that the virus sequence was highly consistent with the virus sequence uploaded from a foreign country with the sampling date of December 11, 2021, which pointed out the direction for further virus tracing.This article is transferred from: Wenzhou news statement: reprint this article is for the purpose of passing more information.If the source is wrong or violated your legitimate rights and interests, please contact the author with proof of ownership, we will promptly correct, delete, thank you.Email address: