The Kuwaid-19 Delta variety, first introduced in India, has been detected in 74 countries and is spreading rapidly amid fears that it may be under pressure around the world. It happens.
Delta outbreaks have been confirmed in China, the United States, Africa, Scandinavia and the Pacific Rim countries. Scientists say that it seems that it causes more transmission as well as more serious diseases.
In the United States, Delta has a variety of issues, according to Scott Gottlieb, a former Food and Drug Administration commissioner. Almost doubling every two weeks And accounts for 10% of all new cases, In the UK, it has more than 90% new cases.
Although health officials around the world are collecting and sharing data on the spread of this new variable, the concern is that in countries with less robust surveillance systems in the developing world, the Delta variant is already more widespread. Is.
Last week, Ashish Jha, dean of Brown University’s School of Public Health in the United States, called the Delta Edition “the most contagious type ever seen.”