by europeanwesternbalkans 04/08/2021
(SHIAWASSEE COUNTY, Mich. ) - The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) has identified the COVID-19 variant P. 1. in a Shiawassee County resident. The P. 1. variant was first identified in Brazil. READ MORE:COVID P. 1 (Brazil) Variant identified in Genesee County. The strain was first seen in Michigan on March 31, 2021 in Bay County. This is now the sixth confirmed case of the P. 1. variant in Michigan. READ MORE: This variant has a high transmission rate.