A new mutated strain of coronavirus circulating in the UK has been reported in the United States. According to Jared Polis, the Governor of Colorado, a new strain was detected in a man over 20 who had no travel history. The infected is now in isolation. Doctors are currently working to establish his close contacts.
"We do not know much about the new version of COVID-19, but British scientists are warning the world that it is much more contagious. The health and safety of Colorado residents is our top priority, and we will be monitoring this case closely," Polis stated.
A new strain of coronavirus was discovered in the UK this week. It has also been identified in several other countries.
The World Health Organization has confirmed that a new strain of COVID-19 discovered in the UK is more contagious than the one found before.