Corona variant P.1 is raging in Brazil
More than twelve million people have been infected, more than 300,000 are dead. And for the first time this week, more than 3,000 people died within a single day. Brazil is a global corona hotspot, after the USA the country most severely affected by the corona pandemic. One of the reasons for this is the corona mutation P.1. The variant has now also been detected in many other countries – there are already cases of the Brazilian mutant in Germany. Are we facing numbers similar to those in Brazil? Virologist Dr. Martin Stürmer explains in the video how much Germany is threatened by the Brazilian mutation.
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