Prestigious journal The Lancet has released a study claiming that the coronavirus outbreak is much worse than initially feared.
It is noted that each patient was to infect 2.68 people.
The publication recalled that the number of detected cases of infection set a daily record. During the day, the number of infected people increased by 2,000 people across the country, while the mortality rate increased by 46 people.
Recall that at present the number of infected is 11,791 people, 259 patients died. The publication also claims that the Chinese authorities are ready to abandon the “trade war” with the U.S. to ensure the supply of medicines and protective equipment.