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Austria confirms first cases of mutated UK, South African Coronavirus strains

Moscow, Jan 4 (Sputnik) Austria has confirmed the first cases of coronavirus infection associated with the faster-spreading strains from the United Kingdom and South Africa, the national health agency AGES said on Monday.
"In Austria, a person was confirmed in December to carry the South African variant, while four people (two Austrians and two Slovakian citizens) carried the UK variant. All people concerned had only mild symptoms," it said in an update to frequently asked questions.
The agency added there was no indication that the mutations had caused severe symptoms.
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