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COVID-19 variant virus, believed to be more contagious, is found in Georgia

Georgia has its first confirmed case of a new COVID-19 variant that is “significantly more contagious” than the virus that caused the pandemic, according to the Georgia Department of Public Health. The main COVID-19 virus is called SARS-CoV-2, and the variant virus is known as “B.1.1.7.” The person infected with the variant is an 18-year-old […]