Why WHO skipped two Greek letters to name new Covid-19 variant Omicron

While choosing a name for the variants of SARS-CoV2, the World Health Organisation has so far leapt two letters of the Greek alphabet, one of which also happens to be a popular surname in China, shared also by Chinese President Xi Jinping. WHO has been using Greek letters to refer to the most universally prevalent … Continue reading Why WHO skipped two Greek letters to name new Covid-19 variant Omicron