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  2. What We Know About Omicron, BA.4 and BA.5 - The New York Times

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    Scientists don’t yet know what makes Omicron so good at spreading, but a few clues have emerged. ... See which countries have reported cases of the Omicron variant. ... where BA.4 and BA.5 have ...

  3. Omicron symptoms: How quickly do omicron symptoms appear

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    The BA.5 omicron subvariant accounted for nearly 54% of the country’s Covid cases as of July 2, according to the CDC. BA.4 accounts for 17% of sampled cases. BA.4 accounts for 17% of sampled cases. Because the BA.5 subvariant is so much more transmissible, people should probably "re-engage in some of the prevention strategies that we ...

  4. The BA.5 Covid variant is causing US cases to rise – should ...

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    Covid-19 cases and hospitalizations are rising in the US as BA.5 – the newest subvariant of Omicron – becomes dominant in the country, raising concerns that the immune-evasive variant will ...

  5. Omicron subvariant BA.5 is spreading fast: What to know ... - nj

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    Here is what you need to know about this emerging sub-variant, known as BA.5. What is BA.5? The BA.5 sub-variant descends from the original omicron variant of COVID-19 , known as BA.1.

  6. The Omicron Variant of COVID-19 - WebMD

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    Since then, several sub-variants of Omicron have surfaced, including BA.2, BA.3, BA.4 and BA.5. By the summer of 2022, the BA.5 variant was the most dominant strain in the US.

  7. The Omicron Variant and Kids - What Parents Need to Know

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    Here’s what we know about the Omicron variant of COVID-19 in little ones and what you can do to protect your family. How does the BA.5 variant affect children? The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced the first U.S. case of the Omicron variant on December 1, 2021. Since then, it has monitored the spread of its ...

  8. Omicron BA.2.7, the 'Centaurus' variant: How is it different?

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    Lytras noted about this that “[s]ome preliminary lab results do suggest that BA.2.75 has a slightly different immune escape phenotype to BA.4 and BA.5, but I do not think that there’s enough ...

  9. Omicron BA.4 and BA.5 Symptoms: What To Know - Health

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    Like the other Omicron strains that have been dominant in the U.S. since December 2021, experts say BA.4 and BA.5 mainly cause cold-like symptoms and respiratory, or breathing, issues.

  10. Do You Really Need This New Omicron Booster? Here’s What ...

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    These subvariants began to dominate in early July, with BA.5 now making up about 89% of COVID cases in the US (BA.4 makes up about 7.5%), just months after the original Omicron strain took over at ...

  11. Can you get omicron twice? Experts say yes - Deseret News

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    If you got infected with a BA.2 or a BA.1, getting reinfected with BA.5 within 90 days is very common,” he said. What are the other omicron subvariants to look out for? Apart from BA.5, which makes up a majority of cases, BA.4 has a hold over more than 12% of all infections, while BA.2.12.1 accounts for 5%.