Genome sequencing is underway, and we expect results next week, " Oregon's Health Authority said in a series of tweets on Friday". "Clinical trials of both vaccines presently in use included breakthrough cases". Should a vaccinated individual contract the virus, the vaccine would also be able to lessen the severity of their symptoms. OR has become one of the first states to report people contracting COVID-19 after being fully vaccinated.
The two provinces driving Canada's overall COVID-19 numbers are in a much better place than they were just a few weeks ago. Health Minister Christine Elliott said over 27,000 tests were completed on Monday, and 30,400 were completed on Sunday.
The bulk of these cases were linked to Melbourne Airport's Holiday Inn and all were presumed to be the United Kingdom strain of the virus, which is proving to be highly contagious and more hard to contain than the original variant. But some experts - including the Australian Medical Association - have been calling for a review of hotel quarantine environments due to concerns about airborne transmission.
Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison apologized Tuesday to a former government staffer who alleged that she was raped by a colleague in Parliament House two years ago. While she thanked Morrison for his apology, Higgins said the Prime Minister's announcement of an investigation into Parliament House culture was "long overdue".
Since last Friday the county's incidence rate, which had been declining, has increased from 303.8 cases per 100,000 people, to 330.2. Nphet said 31 of these deaths occurred in February while two happened in January. Of today's new cases, 373 are male and 366 are female. The majority of the new instances are once again in Dublin, 301. There are now 4,189 active cases of COVID-19, including 231 people who are in hospital, of whom 74 are in intensive care.
A police statement said Ms Ravi, from southern Bangalore, was a "key conspirator in the document's formulation and dissemination". The move was quickly met with protests and criticism . Activists, actors, politicians, and others have condemned her weekend arrest, which followed months of farmer-led demonstrations against agricultural reforms and other policies of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's right-wing Hindu nationalist government.