Havana, Sep 30 (Prensa Latina) Cuban health authorities on Thursday reported 5,003 new contagions with the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus, which causes Covid-19, and 58 deaths due to complications from the disease. At his daily morning briefing on television, the national director of Epidemiology at the Ministry of Public Health, Dr. Francisco Duran, said that Cuba has reported 877,428 Covid-19 cases and 7,436 deaths since March 11, 2020.
Havana, Sept 9 (Prensa Latina) Cuba is still reporting high numbers of Covid-19 cases and deaths every day. For example, it reported 7,747 cases and 89 deaths due to complications from the disease on Thursday.
Geneva, Aug 12 (Prensa Latina) The World Health Organization (WHO) announced Wednesday the next phase in its Solidarity trial: Solidarity PLUS will enroll hospitalized patients to test three new drugs (artesunate, imatinib and infliximabtres) in Covid-19 patients.
Havana, Jul 5 (Prensa Latina) More than 600 antigen diagnostic kits for the detection of SARS-Cov-2, which identifies the virus in just four hours, will soon be part of the health protocol for asymptomatic patients, digital media reported today.
Lausanne, Jun 3 (Prensa Latina) The International Olympic Committee (IOC) on Wednesday announced the establishment of two other Covid-19 vaccination centers in Qatar and Rwanda for athletes who will participate at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
Madrid, Jun 2 (Prensa Latina) The Spanish government on Wednesday announced an aid of 15 million vaccines for Latin American countries to help them fight the SARS- CoV-2 coronavirus, which causes the Covid-19 pandemic.