Phylogeography and genomic epidemiology of SARS-CoV-2 in Italy and Europe with newly characterized Italian genomes between February-June 2020

A total of 192 SARS-CoV-2-Italian genomes were newly generated for this study. Travel history was available for 137 (71.3%) patients. All of them reported no international travel in the two weeks preceding the onset of symptoms. One case of contact with a traveller from Bangladesh was reported. Main patients’ information is reported in Table 1….

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8 Essential Tips For Driving In Italy

When my husband and I first moved to a small village north of Rome, I was initially frightened to drive the 10 kilometers from our house to the neighboring village down the hill. The windy road was a series of corkscrew turns that the Italians seemed to traverse as if practicing for the Grand Prix….

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Omicron variant spreads to U.K., Germany, Italy as new travel bans take effect : Coronavirus Updates : NPR

Travelers walk near an electronic flight notice board displaying canceled flights at O.R. Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg, South Africa, on Saturday. Several countries have begun travel bans in response to the omicron variant. Phill Magakoe/AFP via Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Phill Magakoe/AFP via Getty Images Travelers walk near an electronic flight notice…

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Covid News: Confirmed Omicron Cases in U.K., Germany and Italy

ImageAt a counter for coronavirus quarantine and test appointments inside Schiphol Airport, the Netherlands, on Saturday, after 61 passengers arriving in the country tested positive for the virus.Credit…Eva Plevier/Reuters Scientists raced to study a new coronavirus variant as several cases were spotted in Europe and governments around the world announced travel restrictions targeting the southern…

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