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Brussels [Belgium], July 12 (ANI): A 90-year-old Belgian girl, who was contaminated with each the Alpha and Beta variants of coronavirus on the identical time died as a result of a double variant an infection, the medical researchers confirmed on Saturday.
The lady was taken to the OLV hospital within the metropolis of Aalst on March three and examined constructive for coronavirus throughout her keep. She was not vaccinated and lived in a retirement residence, reported France24.
The analysis proved that it’s doable to catch two COVID variants on the identical time. Medical workers found that she carried the Alpha and Beta variants of the virus.
The lady’s situation started to worsen and she or he died 5 days after her preliminary prognosis, reported France24.
The Alpha variant originated within the UK, whereas the Beta variant was first found in South Africa.
Molecular biologist Anne Vankeerbergen of the OLV Hospital stated the girl was possible contaminated with two totally different variants from two totally different folks. Vankeerbergen stated it’s nonetheless unclear how she turned contaminated with the virus, reported France24. (ANI)