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Variant Found In Region 1

Date: Monday, February 8, 2021

Following Social Mitigations to Prevent Spread of COVID-19 Continues to be Important as Variant Found in Region 1


The first case of the Coronavirus Disease 2019 variant B.1.1.7 has been identified in the Northern Illinois Rockford Region, Region 1.  The case is a resident of Lee County with unknown travel history as the disease investigation is ongoing.


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