C.D.C. Internal Report Calls Delta Variant as Contagious as Chickenpox

July 30, 2021

But the internal document lays out a broader and even grimmer view of the variant.But the internal document hints that even that recommendation may not go far enough.There are roughly 35,000 symptomatic infections per week among 162 million vaccinated Americans, according to data collected by the C.D.C.Infection with the Delta variant produces virus amounts in the airways that are tenfold higher than what is seen in people infected with the Alpha variant, which is also highly contagious, the document noted.Internal Report Calls Delta Variant as Contagious as Chickenpox appeared first on New York Times.