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Lambda Covid-19 variant may be more transmissible and more resistant to vaccines

As the world battles against the Delta variant of Covid-19, it’s a lesser-known mutation that has experts worried. Lambda (also known as variant C37) was first seen in Peru in August 2020. Since then, it has spread to 29 countries, mainly in South America. Australia has already seen a case of it in NSW hotel quarantine in April, though it didn’t spread into the community.