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The number of patients with the new, more dangerous and aggressive type of coronavirus, identified in Vietnam have grown almost three times — is aware of 11 cases, while earlier reported about four. This is with reference to the Ministry of health of the country reports Reuters.
About a new type of virus became known earlier, on July 27: while talking about the four infected, two of whom are in intensive care. According to studies, the virus rapidly multiplies and causes a faster transition to severe condition.
In Vietnam, according to the latest project of the Johns Hopkins University, recorded 431 cases of infection with coronavirus. The authorities have conducted more than 430 thousand tests and placed in quarantine 12 thousand people. In the world the total number of infected by the morning of 27 July, exceeded 16.2 million. The pandemic has covered 188 countries.
Outbreak of pneumonia COVID-19 caused by a new type of coronavirus, was first recorded in December 2019 in Wuhan. On 11 March, the who announced that the situation can be characterized as a pandemic.
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