What is the mu variant of the coronavirus?

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The Independent—The mu variant of the coronavirus was first identified in Colombia in January and has since caused isolated outbreaks in South America, Europe and the United States

WHO monitoring new coronavirus variant named Mu. Health body says Mu, or B.1.621, first identified in Colombia, has been designated as a variant of interestCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageA new coronavirus strain, named Mu, has been designated a variant of interest by the World Health Organization. Mu, or B.1.621, was first identified in Colombia and cases have been recorded in South America and Europe. Continue reading