covid 19 / Philippines

PH detects first P.1 variant in Pinoy traveler from Brazil

By Joyce Ann L. Rocamora   MANILA (Philippines News Agency) – The Philippines has detected its first case of P.1 variant, a potentially more transmissible coronavirus that emerged in Brazil, the Department of Health (DOH) reported on Saturday.  The DOH said a returning overseas Filipino (ROF) from Western Visayas was found positive for the variant after the … Continue reading