According to the specialist, one patient with the omicron strain can infect more than six people. And this is a much higher rate than that among carriers of the delta strain. At the same time, the newest variation of the coronavirus also boasts an even faster spread.
Note, however, that Netesov nevertheless admits that the information available to scientists does not allow accurately predicting the dynamics of the spread of the omicron variant. But today the first more or less accurate data from the UK and Scandinavian countries appear.