Covid Variants In Mn
Minnesota's COVID-19 update for Wednesday, June 22
The latest from the state health department.
Minnesota's COVID-19 update for Wednesday, June 15
Hospitalizations continue to hover around the 400 mark in Minnesota.
BA.4, BA.5 expected to become dominant in Minnesota
"Those are hyper-contagious," said Dr. Gregory Poland, head of Mayo Clinic's Vaccine Research Group.
'Hyper-contagious' BA.4, BA.5 COVID variants confirmed in MN
Omicron continues to evolve into a more transmissible virus.
Evidence that omicron strains BA.4 and BA.5 are in Minnesota
The European CDC has warned of a possible significant summer surge fueled by the omicron subvariants.
BA.2.12.1 omicron subvariant quickly becoming dominant in MN
Experts say the subvariant is more transmissible but there is not evidence to suggest it causes more severe disease.