New York State moves closer to legalizing recreational cannabis

White House adviser on the pandemic Anthony Fauci expressed concern on Sunday about the plateau observed in the number of COVID-19 cases in the United States, believing that it was due to the “premature” lifting of restrictions in some states • Read also: Hells in suit and tie: bikers become businessmen • Read also: Transporting […]

Over half a million deaths and ten million cases worldwide

The world, confronted since last December with the Covid-19 pandemic, crossed Sunday two symbolic thresholds, with more than half a million deaths and ten million cases of infection announced. • Read also: LIVE | The latest developments on the coronavirus According to an AFP count from official sources, 500,390 deaths and 10,099,576 cases were officially […]

SARS-CoV-2 is a mixture of pangolin coronavirus and bat

The bat and the pangolin are the two animals suspected of harboring coronaviruses close to SARS-CoV-2. A new study has shown that SARS-CoV-2 has both bat coronavirus and pangolin genes. Since the beginning of the epidemic is an increase in an endemic disease or the appearance of a large number of patients where the disease […]

Québec launches a vast screening operation in CHSLDs

Quebec is launching a vast screening operation with 48,000 CHSLD workers, in order to assess the prevalence of the COVID-19 virus among staff. “The operation is planned to use approximately 4,000 tests a day,” said an internal note from the Ministry of Health obtained by Le Journal. The first phase of the operation, which began […]

Pangolin is a source of coronaviruses close to SARS-CoV-2

The pangolin is considered to be a determining factor in the emergence of Covid-19, but the evidence is still lacking. An article published in Nature analyzed the coronaviruses present in pangolin samples. Some of them appear to be very close to SARS-CoV-2 which now infects more than 500,000 people around the world. The investigation into […]

virus could infect “up to 70% of the world’s population,” says Harvard researcher

A Harvard epidemiologist made a shocking announcement. According to him, up to 70% of humanity could be affected by Covid-19 disease. At this stage, the epidemic seems difficult to control and could even become permanent. The spread ofepidemic of Covid-19 has jumped in recent days outside Chinese borders. As of February 25, 2020, there were […]

the mystery of its animal origins thickens

While the Covid-19 epidemic is present on all continents, scientists are still looking for the species that causes human transmission of the Sars-CoV-2 coronavirus. An investigation essential to understand the emergence of the disease but in which the evidence is not yet conclusive. The 3 March 2020, theepidemic de Covid-19 has crossed the bar of […]