SARS-CoV-2 B.1.1.420 and B.1.617.1 immune escape variants reported in France

By | May 19, 2021
Researchers discovered the first N440K variant and the new E484Q and L452R Indian variants isolated in France in a recent study. They presented the genetic mutations in the isolated genomes and the phylogenetic tree, including these strains among different SARS-CoV-2 clades. This work is posted on the bioRxiv preprint server.