Why health officials are watching new ‘lambda’ coronavirus variant

A coronavirus variant identified as “lambda” is attaining the consideration of wellbeing officers as it spreads close to the world.

The variant, also known as C.37, was first detected in Peru in August 2020, in accordance to the Environment Wellbeing Firm (WHO). On June 14, the agency selected C.37 a world wide “variant of curiosity,” or VOI, and named it lambda.