Medical Health, Covıd-19, Coronavirus

Medical Health, Covıd-19

Italy survey suggests coronavirus six times more prevalent than official data

Italy survey suggests coronavirus six times more prevalent than official data

4/8/2020 12:30:00 AM

Italy survey suggests coronavirus six times more prevalent than official data

Almost 1.5 million people in Italy or 2.5per cent of the population have developed coronavirus antibodies, a figure six times more than official ...

The coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in Rome04 Aug 2020 05:21AMShare this contentBookmarkMILAN: Almost 1.5 million people in Italy or 2.5 per cent of the population have developed coronavirus antibodies, a figure six times more than official numbers reported, according to a survey from statistics agency Istat on Monday (Aug 3).

Tighter COVID-19 measures important as Singapore is on a 'knife’s edge': Lawrence Wong 13 new community COVID-19 cases, including 7 linked to Changi Airport cluster 13 new community COVID-19 cases, including operating theatre technician at Ng Teng Fong General Hospital

The survey by Istat and the health ministry, was based on antibody tests conducted on 64,660 people.AdvertisementAdvertisementOfficial figures show 248,229 confirmed cases of COVID-19 patients in Italy, with 35,166 deaths.The survey found marked local differences with the northern region of Lombardy, where the epidemic first broke out in February, showing 7.5 per cent of the population had tested positive for coronavirus antibodies compared to just 0.3 per cent in the southern region of Sicily.

Read more: CNA »

2 influencers face deportation from Bali over painted-on face mask prank

Genoa's new bridge puts spotlight on how Italy can manage recoveryMILAN (REUTERS) - Just two years after part of Genoa's Morandi bridge collapsed killing 43 people, a new structure opens in the port city on Monday (Aug 3), in stark contrast to Italy's stalled infrastructure projects elsewhere.. Read more at straitstimes.com.

Italy travel linked to 1 in 4 first virus cases outside China: studyPeople who had visited Italy accounted for more than a quarter of the first reported cases of the new coronavirus outside China, according to a new study that found most initial infections were linked to just three countries. Researchers from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention used publicly-available

Commentary: Singapore’s dreams of becoming a solar-powered nation have almost arrivedGreater use of solar energy will help the nation achieve a cleaner and more sustainable future, says Tan Congyi.

Two thirds of UK firms 'fully operational' after COVID-19, survey saysTwo thirds of British businesses say they are now 'fully operational' after the coronavirus lockdown, up from half in June, according to a survey ...

US Congress in position to spend big on coronavirus relief, Fed official saysThe U.S. Congress is in position to spend big on coronavirus relief efforts because the nation's budget gap can be financed without relying on ...

US Congress in position to spend big on coronavirus relief: Fed officialWASHINGTON (REUTERS) - The US Congress is in position to spend big on coronavirus relief efforts because the nation's budget gap can be financed without relying on foreign borrowing, given how much Americans are saving, a top Federal Reserve official said on Sunday (Aug 2).. Read more at straitstimes.com.