The head of the UK’s genetic surveillance programme predicts the Kent coronavirus variant could become the world’s dominant strain

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The head of the UK’s genetic surveillance programme has predicted the coronavirus variant first found in Kent could become the world’s dominant strain. Prof Sharon Peacock told media the new variant has swept the country and it’s going to sweep the world, in all probability. She said her work sequencing variants of the virus could be required for at least 10 years. The Kent variant has already been detected in more than 50 countries.

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