What Is Deltacron? The New COVID Variant Identified In Cyprus

Health researchers in Cyprus on Saturday identified a new strain of the COVID-19 virus that combines at least 10 mutations of the Delta and Omicron variants. The new variant dubbed as ‘Deltacron’ was detected in patients hospitalised for Coronavirus, a professor who was part of the team that discovered the virus told Bloomberg. The team of biological sciences experts at the University of Cyprus informed that ‘Deltacron’ has Omicron-like genetic signatures within the delta genomes.