According to Minister of Health Rudolf Anschober, 70 suspected cases of the coronavirus mutation B.1.1.7 discovered in Great Britain. tested in Austria. As Anschober said in response to an urgent request from the SPÖ in the National Council, 1,800 sequencing sequences are being prepared this week to check viruses for mutations. In view of the particularly contagious new variant of the virus, he now expects the “most difficult phase of the pandemic”.
According to a statement on Tuesday, 42 suspected cases alone were discovered in a nursing home in Vienna. Another 17 with ski instructors in Tyrol.
Accessed on January 13th, 2021 at 01:56 on https://www.sn.at/panorama/oesterreich/70-verdachtsfaelle-auf-britische-covid-mutation-in-oesterreich-98296948