Experts a delta plus variant might be a cause of worry

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The mutations in The Delta variant which has emerged in India has led to a new variant now popularly known as Delta plus variant. This variant is expected to cause severe damage in the populations by increasing the caseloads, according to recently published research.

According to new research, the Delta plus version, which is defined by the B.1.617.2 mutation, has acquired another mutation, K417N, which is also seen in the B.1.351 or Beta variant of concern. Sars-spike CoV-2's protein has a mutation that allows the virus to enter and infect human cells.

" The B.1.617.2 or Delta variant of concern has acquired another mutation - K417N - within the receptor-binding domain of the spike protein. This new variant is called Delta or AY.1. This change is of note since this mutation is also found in the B.1.351 or Beta variant of concern," leading virologist Dr Shahid Jameel told  ANI.

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