A new strain of coronavirus “Kraken” was first recorded in Ukraine
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The first case of infection with a new type of coronavirus “Kraken” was recorded in Ukraine; (XBB.1.5), reports Ministry of Health of Ukraine.
"The case was recorded in the Sumy region in a person who did not undergo a course of vaccination against coronavirus", – the message says .
Previously, BAGNET reported that according to the World Health Organization, the Kraken there are no specific mutations that could make it more dangerous than other subvariants. However, compared to previous strains, the new strain of COVID-19 is most effective in evading the human immune response and is capable of causing serious illness in the elderly and people with weakened immunity.
Prepared by: Sergey Daga