Thai officials suspect 4 sufferers are infected with new Omicron strain found in Hong Kong

Four new Covid-19 cases appear to be the model new mutated Omicron BA.2.2 subvariant that was first found in Hong Kong, in accordance with the Department of Medical Sciences.
Top secret have insisted that the common public mustn’t worry concerning the unfold of the brand new subvariant as there has been no affirmation of any extreme signs and the Global Initiative on Sharing Avian Influenza Data, or GISAID, has still not confirmed BA2.2 as a brand new subvariant.
The sufferers who appear to be contaminated with the model new strain are one foreigner and three Thai residents. The Director of the Department of Medical Sciences, Suppakij Sirirak, says those sufferers didn’t report any extreme symptoms, adding that the details have been still underneath investigation and analysis. He insisted the department continues to observe info from the World’s Health Organisation.
The Deputy Director of the Department, Banlung Aupapong, added that the model new circumstances and death price in Hong Kong had been rising, but that information wasn’t sufficient to conclude if it is because of the spread of BA2.2.
The Department Director urged residents to be assured with the Thai public health system, including that 500 to 600 samples are despatched to GISAID each week..

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