Spain arrives at the weekend before Easter crossing its fingers so that holidays do not accelerate the upward trend of the coronavirus
The battle for vaccines against coronavirus continues. The European Union has been very clear: block exports of vaccines against him Covid-19 to drastically restrict them to producing countries or whose population is largely vaccinated. The EU exported some 21 million doses of all vaccines towards the United Kingdom, but did not receive any produced on the other side of the English Channel, despite the fact that the contract signed by AstraZeneca it stipulated the delivery of doses from two British factories.
The data of the coronavirus in Spain
- * Source: Ministry of Health
- 498,561 in Andalusian (9,116 dead)
- 109,832 in Aragn (3,374 dead)
- 46,389 in Asturias (1,875 dead)
- 57,221 in Baleares (776 dead)
- 45,548 in Canary Islands (656 dead)
- 25,642 in Cantabria (536 dead)
- 174,491 in Castilla la Mancha (5,731 dead)
- 210,720 in Castilla and Len (6,587 dead)
- 526,704 in Catalonia (12,301 dead)
- 4,997 in Ceuta (93 dead)
- 384,773 in the Valencian Community (7,059 dead)
- 70,506 in Estremadura (1,754 dead)
- 115,553 in Galicia (2,301 dead)
- 614,642 in Madrid (14,493 dead)
- 7,669 in Melilla (78 dead)
- 108,032 in Murcia (1,550 dead)
- 53,127 in Navarra (1,116 dead)
- 159,333 in the Basque Country (3,926 dead)
- 27,605 in The Rioja (742 dead)
Total figures: 3,241,345 confirmed coronavirus cases with diagnostic test of active infection; There have been 74,064 deaths with a positive test as of March 24
07.13. Brazil exceeds 100,000 coronavirus infections for the first time in 24 hours
Brazil has registered for the first time more than 100,000 infections of coronavirus in 24 hours, in a new and sinister record of a pandemic that has already killed more than 300,000 people in the country, reported the Ministry of Health.
There were exactly 100,158 new cases, with which the number of contagions reached 12.3 million.
The report also reported 2,777 deaths in 24 hours, bringing the total to 303,462. On Tuesday, the report was higher than 3,000 deaths (3,251) for the first time. Brazil is after the United States the country with the highest number of deaths and infections due to coronavirus.
07.00 The Community of Madrid is closed again until April 9 to prevent the advance of the coronavirus
The perimeter closure from Madrid’s community for the Easter week approved by the Interterritorial Health Council has entered into force this Friday and will remain in force until next April 9, with the intention of restricting mobility between autonomous communities and thus contain the contagions of coronavirus.
The perimeter closure It is subject to the exceptions of the state of alarm decree of October 25, such as going to work or to the doctor and taking exams, among others.
The Madrid region raised last Monday the perimeter closure over the San Jos bridge agreed two weeks ago by a large majority of communities in the Interterritorial Council of the National Health System (CISNS).
Madrid objected to also closing in Easter week, but then he ended up asking the Supreme Court to uphold the perimeter closure for “prudence”, as stated in his allegations to the appeal filed by Vox against the closure of all the communities, except the Balearic Islands and the Canary Islands.
06.59. Pfizer begins testing its coronavirus vaccine in young children
The American Pharmacist Pfizer has announced that it has begun clinical trials of its vaccine against coronavirus in children under 11, a sign of what the next stage of the global immunization campaign will bring.
“Together with our (German) partner BioNTech, we have administered doses to the first healthy children in a global continuous phase 1/2/3 study, to further evaluate the safety, tolerability and immunogenicity of the vaccine. Covid-19 of Pfizer-BioNTech“the company said in a statement.
“We are proud to initiate this much-needed study for children and families anxiously awaiting a possible vaccine option,” he added.
According to details posted on the clinicaltrials.gov site, the company is testing three different dose levels for use in this age group.
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