Healthier Hawaii: Concerns grow over new COVID-19 variants

Healthier Hawaii: Concerns grow over new COVID-19 variants
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HONOLULU, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) - There are growing concerns over new variants of coronavirus, one found in the U.K. and another in South Africa.

Dr. Shilpa Patel is the physician liaison for Patient Safety and Quality for Hawaii Pacific Health. She explains how the mutation works and what it means to have these different strains.

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