A colourised image taken by a transmission electron microscope shows Sars-CoV-2, the virus also known as 2019-nCoV that causes Covid-19. Photo: National Institute of Allergy and Diseases Handout via AFP A colourised image taken by a transmission electron microscope shows Sars-CoV-2, the virus also known as 2019-nCoV that causes Covid-19. Photo: National Institute of Allergy and Diseases Handout via AFP
A colourised image taken by a transmission electron microscope shows Sars-CoV-2, the virus also known as 2019-nCoV that causes Covid-19. Photo: National Institute of Allergy and Diseases Handout via AFP

Coronavirus: Belgian woman dies after being infected with two variants at once

  • The unvaccinated 90-year-old was infected with both the Alpha and Beta variants at the same time, researchers said
  • There have been ‘no other published cases’ of similar co-infections, they said – while warning the ‘phenomenon is probably underestimated’

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
A colourised image taken by a transmission electron microscope shows Sars-CoV-2, the virus also known as 2019-nCoV that causes Covid-19. Photo: National Institute of Allergy and Diseases Handout via AFP A colourised image taken by a transmission electron microscope shows Sars-CoV-2, the virus also known as 2019-nCoV that causes Covid-19. Photo: National Institute of Allergy and Diseases Handout via AFP
A colourised image taken by a transmission electron microscope shows Sars-CoV-2, the virus also known as 2019-nCoV that causes Covid-19. Photo: National Institute of Allergy and Diseases Handout via AFP
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