Los Angeles Sees First Cases Of New “Stealth” Omicron Strain, BA.2, One Day After California Reported 11 Infections

UPDATED: Los Angeles County Public Health Director Barbara Ferrer confirmed today that the new strain of Omicron, dubbed BA.2, has been found in the Southern California metropolis. For the week of January 2nd through 8th, she announced BA.2 was detected in 4 cases in the county. That’s a very small number of cases, given that […]