12 October 2020

Covid-19. Virus mutations have no impact on viral load or disease severity

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So far, there is no scientific evidence that SARS-CoV-2 variants in circulation in Portugal had changed the virus behaviour and the effects on patients.

Read this Expresso article (in Portuguese) on what scientists know so far about SARS-CoV-2 mutations, with the input of IGC virologist Maria João Amorim.