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COVID-19 case in Tianjin similar to strain in North America
Published on: 2020-11-11
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tianjin 02The type of the novel coronavirus of the latest local COVID-19 case in Tianjin was highly similar to the strain that spread in North America from March to June, local government said on Tuesday morning.
 

It is Branch II (North American branch) of the European L genotype.
 

A 38-year-old man, who works on a loading dock at the cold storage company, was confirmed as the 138th local COVID-19 case on Sunday.
 

On Sunday, the city's disease control and prevention center started analysis based on the respiratory specimens of the case in Tianjin and the relevant cold storage environment. Experts got the results on Monday.
 

He tested positive on Sunday after he was found to have handled a shipment of frozen pork on Wednesday.
 

Samples of the outer packing of the pork, which arrived in Tianjin on Oct 19 from Germany, tested positive for coronavirus on Saturday after being sent to Dezhou, Shandong province, triggering a test of its contact.
 

天津新增病例毒株溯源结果公布

天津有冷冻库的装卸工人日前确诊。当地政府10日表示,卫生部门分析患者的呼吸道样本和环境涂抹样本后,发现基因序列与北美3月至6月流行的病毒株高度近似,属于L基因型欧洲家系分支II,即北美分支。

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