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Investigators from Spain propose an outsized role for COVID-19 super-spreaders based on variants in more than 4,700 SARS-CoV-2 genome sequences. Although the sequence identity across the SARS-CoV-2 genomes was high, exceeding 99.9 percent, the team proposed two main SARS-CoV-2 haplogroups originating in Asia, along with more than 160 viral strains spanning the globe.

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SARS-CoV-2 vaccine developers are evaluating further vaccine doses as well as modified doses to keep up with new viral variants, according to CNN.

The New York Times reports that a new viral variant of concern has been identified in New York City.

In Nature this week: spatiotemporally resolved map of the human cell cycle, folding single-cell RNA sequencing into cancer drug studies, and more.

According to BBC News, the global vaccine-sharing initiative has sent its first shipment, which arrived in Ghana this week.