Posts Tagged UK variant

PH detects 114 more cases of COVID-19 variants

UNTV News   •   March 20, 2021

MANILA, Philippines — The Department of Health (DOH) on Saturday reported the detection 114 additional cases of various COVID-19 variants. In a statement, the DOH said it has discovered 46...

Philippines detects first case of Brazilian COVID-19 variant; more cases of UK, South Africa variants

Maris Federez   •   March 13, 2021

MANILA, Philippines — The Department of Health (DOH), the University of the Philippines-Philippine Genome Center (UP-PGC), and the University of the Philippines-National Institutes of Health (UP-NIH) on Saturday confirmed the...

Pfizer vaccine, kayang i-neutralize ang bagong COVID-19 variant na natukoy sa Brazil

Freema Gloria   •   March 9, 2021

Kayang i-neutralize ng COVID-19 vaccine na gawa ng Pfizer-BioNTech ang bagong variant ng coronavirus o ang tinatawag na P.1 variant na lumalaganap ngayon sa bansang Brazil, ayon sa pagsusuri ng...

DOH reports new cases of COVID-19 variants first detected in UK, South Africa

Marje Pelayo   •   March 5, 2021

MANILA, Philippines — The Department of Health (DOH) on Friday (March 5) reported 52 cases of the COVID-19 variant first seen in South Africa known as B.1.351 variant. This was confirmed...

PH detects 6 cases of South Africa COVID-19 variant, 30 new cases of UK variant

UNTV News   •   March 2, 2021

MANILA, Philippines — The Philippines has recorded six new cases of the B.1.351 variant (South Africa variant) of COVID-19; 30 additional cases of the B.1.1.7 variant (UK variant) and 2...

Experts confirm detecting 18 more UK-variant cases; 3 samples seen with mutations

Maris Federez   •   February 22, 2021

MANILA, Philippines — The Department of Health (DOH), the University of the Philippines-Philippine Genome Center (UP-PGC), and the UP-National Institutes of Health (UP-NIH) on Sunday confirmed to have detected 18...

QC to file complaints vs. manning agency of UK variant patient for protocol breach

Marje Pelayo   •   February 12, 2021

MANILA, Philippines — The local government of Quezon City is set to file charges against the manning agency of the 35-year-old male patient who tested positive for the more contagious...

QC to conduct tests, tracing in Commonwealth area after transient tests positive for new COVID-19 variant

Robie de Guzman   •   February 11, 2021

MANILA, Philippines – The Quezon City government on Thursday said it will conduct contact tracing and testing after learning that a COVID-19 patient temporarily staying in Barangay Commonwealth have tested...

PH logs first fatality from UK COVID-19 variant

Marje Pelayo   •   February 9, 2021

MANILA, Philippines — The Department of Health (DOH) reported on Monday (February 8) the country’s first UK- COVID-19 variant fatality. “As to these 25 cases detected with the UK variant,...

No B.1.1.7 variant detected among 48 samples sequenced — DOH, PGC

Maris Federez   •   January 31, 2021

MANILA, Philippines — The Department of Health (DOH) reports that the Philippine Genome Center (PGC) was only able to sequence 48 samples for the fourth batch of sequencing. This, the...


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