Hello Everyone on november 26th 2021 the who designated the variant b11529 a variant of concern named omicron this was done on the
advice of the who's technical advisory group on virus evolution the decision was based on the evidence presented that omicron has
several mutations that may have an impact on how it behaves but the flood of omicron news has been rather overwhelming the endless
data anecdotes and studies are hard enough to understand but what makes the information even harder to process is that so much
evidence is intertwined with opinion in today this Article we'll give you a better understanding of what omicron actually is
from how transmissible it is where the name comes from to how severe it is and more.