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#Variant B117

# variant-b117 - Tuesday 23 February, 2021

Mass testing to take place at University of Limerick after Covid-19 outbreak among students
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Mass testing to take place at University of Limerick after Covid-19 outbreak among students

Feb 23rd 2021, 1:57 PM 22,162 Views 30 Comments

The Student Health Centre at UL referred 50 students for testing on Monday.

# variant-b117 - Monday 25 January, 2021

Arlene Foster speaks to Micheál Martin about his 'wholly incorrect' comments on NI testing for UK variant
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Arlene Foster speaks to Micheál Martin about his 'wholly incorrect' comments on NI testing for UK variant

Updated Jan 25th 2021, 2:39 PM 70,217 Views 46 Comments

The Taoiseach had stated over the weekend that “the north isn’t testing for the variant”.

# variant-b117 - Friday 22 January, 2021

Boris Johnson claims new Covid strain may be more fatal - but UK CMO warns data 'not yet strong' enough
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# B117

Boris Johnson claims new Covid strain may be more fatal - but UK CMO warns data 'not yet strong' enough

Jan 22nd 2021, 6:41 PM 15,987 Views 11 Comments

B117 emerged in the the south east of the country last September.

# variant-b117 - Sunday 10 January, 2021

'It won't be easy to control': How two new Covid-19 variants could wreak havoc on Ireland's virus response
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'It won't be easy to control': How two new Covid-19 variants could wreak havoc on Ireland's virus response

Jan 10th 2021, 12:05 AM 93,794 Views 69 Comments

The UK and South African variants have been recently confirmed in Ireland.