infections continue to increase
, researchers continue to try to find answers to the dozens of unknowns that continue to
The Russian State Center for Research in Virology and Biotechnology Véktor has discovered that
could be transmitted up to 90 days after contagion, according to the director of the Russian Federal Service for the Supervision of Consumer Protection and Welfare (Rospotrebnadzor) , Anna Popova.
In this piece you can consult all the general information available about the
, but in these other links we offer you the details of
The data of the coronavirus in Spain
the Basque Country
Castilla y León
32,603 in the
11,278 in the
10,969 in the
* Source: Ministry of Health
Total figures: 603,167 cases of coronavirus diagnosed by PCR;
30,004 deaths with a positive test on September 15.
The Student Union calls for a strike against the "laziness" of the Government to guarantee a safe start to the course
The Student Union has called three days of "general student strike" as a form of protest to the Government for the lack of measures to ensure that the beginning of the academic year is safe in the face of the
The protest is scheduled for today, tomorrow and Friday in view of "the lack of measures by both the Ministry of Education and the Ministry of Universities, because they are not guaranteeing that our centers are safe spaces," recalled the organization's spokesperson, Coral Latorre .
The union pointed out that, until this Tuesday, only in the field of non-university education the 200 incidents in schools due to the
have already been exceeded
The Balearic Islands will apply mobility restrictions in Palma and Ibiza due to the advance of the coronavirus
The Balearic Islands will apply new confinement measures and mobility limitations in new areas of Palma, San Antonio and Ibiza capital from this Friday in the face of the advance of the
The Government of
Castilla y León will also
restrict mobility in the municipalities of Pesquera de Duero (Valladolid) and Sotillo de la Ribera (Burgos), since around 10% of the population of each of the municipalities is affected by the
and there is suspicion of community transmission.
In Aragon, the authorities have decided to extend the perimeter confinement of the municipality of Ejea de los Caballeros (Zaragoza) for another week, because the incidence has increased to 1,090 cases of covid per 100,000 inhabitants, due both to the presence of outbreaks in institutions closed as well as maintained community transmission.
Seaweed may produce effective antivirals against coronavirus
Seaweed can provide antivirals to combat
, according to a joint investigation carried out by the University of Puerto Rico (UPR) and the Wistar Institute of Philadelphia (USA).
Eduardo Caro, assistant professor of the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences of the University of Puerto Rico (UPR) and director of the project on the island, has pointed out that algae may be a response against the coronavirus.
Blue-green algae produce natural substances that inhibit specific mechanisms of infectious diseases and recent reports have described the susceptibility of the coronavirus to being inhibited by chemical compounds derived from seaweed, says Caro.
"Algae provide many solutions and this research represents an opportunity," he highlights.
China slightly raises its balance of new imported coronavirus cases
China confirmed 12 new cases of
from abroad on
, compared to the eight found during the previous day, while it has not registered any new locally transmitted infection.
According to data provided by the Chinese Ministry of Health, four of the 12 imported cases have been diagnosed in Sichuan, two in Shanghai and Fujian, and one in Zhejiang, Canton, Yunnan and Shaanxi.
Coronavirus, telecommuting and its collateral effects
Behind the many advantages of teleworking, especially in the field of family conciliation, a painful reality emerges that physiotherapists are beginning to observe with concern.
They are the anatomical consequences of this brutal change in life that the coronavirus has imposed on us.
Gema G. Marcos
in Teleworking: this is how your bad postures destroy your body
Bolivia downgrades its new coronavirus cases
The Bolivian Ministry of Health has reported this Tuesday that 667 new cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed in the last 24 hours, with the department of Tarija being the one that has accumulated most of the additional infections, 219 in total.
With this new figure, Bolivia already counts 128,286 infected people.
In addition, the health authorities of the Andean country have confirmed the death of another 53 people due to Covid-19.
The total number of deaths in Bolivia reaches 7,447 since the health crisis began, in which 86,216 people have managed to recover, according to Europa Press.
Mexico exceeds 675,000 cases of coronavirus
The Ministry of Health of Mexico has reported that to date 676,487 accumulated cases and 71,678 deaths from coronavirus have been registered, although the authorities estimate a total of 708,474 positives and 73,406 deaths.
In the last 24 hours, more than 1.5 million tests have been analyzed, of which 777,715 were negative, while 80,407 cases have been classified as suspect and another 35,262 are estimated to be active, reports Europa Press.
The latest balance has confirmed 4,771 new infections and 629 new deaths, although the Health portfolio is studying another 2,191 that could have been caused by the Covid-19 disease.
07.35 An autumn-winter more complicated by the coronavirus
According to the latest data from the European Center for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC), Spain has a cumulative number of deaths in the last 14 days of 1.4 per 100,000 inhabitants.
Only Romania (3.1) and Bulgaria (1.7) present higher figures in Europe
The Covid-19 pandemic is going to be "tougher in October and November. A higher mortality will be seen."
This was stated this week by the director for Europe of the World Health Organization (WHO), Hans Kluge.
In statements to AFP, the Belgian doctor predicted a more complicated autumn-winter on the continent due to the outbreak of the epidemic that has been taking place in recent weeks.
Cristina G. Lucio
responds in her analysis What will happen to Covid when the flu and other autumn viruses arrive?
07.30 Spain and the race for the vaccine against Covid-19
Spain announced Monday that it is not closing to a single vaccine.
And within the portfolio that the EU is considering is the candidate of Pfizer-BioNtech, with which the Commission closed an agreement last week.
Luis Jodar, world medical director of vaccines at Pfizer and former WHO official in Vaccine R&D, analyzes what is the role of external pressure to obtain a vaccine against covid almost against the clock 'and how his is positioned in this 'race.
Here is the interview from
to Jodar: "At Pfizer-BioNtech they manufacture at risk to have the vaccine as soon as possible".
The coronavirus could be transmitted up to 90 days after infection
The coronavirus could be transmitted up to 90 days after contagion, according to the director of the Russian Federal Service for the Supervision of the Protection and Welfare of the Consumer (Rospotrebnadzor), Anna Popova.
The contagion could occur during this period even if the person no longer shows symptoms of the disease.
"Our observations currently indicate up to 48 days, while abroad there are observations of up to 90 days. A person who no longer has symptoms and who feels perfectly well can emit the virus through the nose," Popova explained during a press conference. .
However, Popova did not elaborate or explain what the chances are that that person can infect others.
In addition, she indicated that today the data on the coronavirus are not sufficient and its pathogenesis is not yet known.
In addition, the Russian spokeswoman stressed that the Véktor Russian State Center for Research in Virology and Biotechnology has not registered significant mutations of the coronavirus after studying 422 samples.
According to the criteria of The Trust Project
Science and Health
LiveCoronavirus Spain today, last minute live: data, infections, outbreaks
Health "Not all countries can carry out phase II trials of a vaccine"
Corticosteroids improve survival in critical Covid-19 patients
See links of interest
16th stage of the Tour de France, live: La Tour-du-Pin - Villard-de-Lans