Deltacron: could it happen for real and would it be a threat? squib

Researchers from the University of Cyprus last week reported a new strain of the coronavirus that appeared to be a hybrid of the Delta and Omicron variants.But doubts later emerged about the “Deltacron” hybrid – with some attributing it to data error during genome sequencing – and the sequences were withdrawn from an open-source genome information database.But should we worry about the prospect of such hybrid strains in the future?How did “Deltacron” happen and why was it ruled out?Leondios…
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