Global Epidemic Update[June 10]: Nearly 990,000 people in the UK tested positive for the new coronavirus in a single week
Financial Associated Press, June 11 (Editor Xia Junxiong) Statistics released by Johns Hopkins University in the United States show that as of 23:59 on June 10, Beijing time, the number of confirmed cases of new coronary pneumonia in the world rose to 534,370,454, of which The death toll reached 6,307,022.
(Overview of the global epidemic, source: Johns Hopkins University) As of press time, there have been 2,967,800 new confirmed cases of new coronary pneumonia in the United States in the past 28 days, 657,580 in France, 1,076,692 in Germany, and 634,811 in Italy.
The following is the daily trend of newly confirmed cases in the relevant countries:
(Source: Financial Associated Press, Wind) Epidemic dynamics
Liu Xiaofeng, deputy director of the Beijing Center for Disease Control and Prevention, said at a press conference held on the 10th that from 0:00 on June 9 to 15:00 on the 10th, a total of 29 cases of infection were reported in Tiantian supermarkets and bars, of which 26 cases were I went to Paradise Supermarket Bar (No. 6 Gongti West Road) from June 6th to 7th, 1 case was a staff member of the bar, and 2 cases were related personnel of the visiting staff. The 29 cases of infection involved 12 districts, of which over 85% were under the age of 30. The visitors involved catering employees, company employees, etc., and the occupational composition was diverse. Due to the densely populated bar, the complex composition of visitors, and the failure to scan the code, measure temperature, and check the negative nucleic acid test certificate as required, it has increased the difficulty of epidemic prevention and control. It is expected that the bar’s visitors and their close contacts will be in the future. There is a possibility of positive nucleic acid screening. Here, please interact with the officially announced case activity trajectory, especially those who have visited Paradise Supermarket Bar (No. 6 Gongti West Road) from 8:00 pm on June 6 to 8:00 am on June 7. The treasure pop-up window prompts personnel to report to the community immediately and cooperate with the implementation of various prevention and control measures.
[Shanghai adds 5 mid-risk areas involving 4 districts]
According to the press conference on the prevention and control of the new coronary pneumonia epidemic in Shanghai, according to the current epidemic situation and relevant regulations in the city, after the study and decision of the Office of the Leading Group for the Prevention and Control of the New Coronary Pneumonia Epidemic in Shanghai, Lane 165, Dalian West Road, Ouyang Road Street, Hongkou District, Hongkou District The community where No. 55 Shanyin Road, Sichuan North Road Street, No. 585, Handan Road, Wujiaochang Street, Yangpu District, No. 1302, Gonghexin Road, Gonghexin Road Street, Jing’an District, and No. 394 Xinjian Middle Road, Nanqiao Town, Fengxian District, are listed as medium-risk areas. The risk levels of other areas in Shanghai remain unchanged.
[Zhong Nanshan: It is recommended to use heterologous vaccines as sequential vaccination]
The high-level forum of the 14th China Bio-Industry Conference was held on June 10 in Guangzhou International Bio-island. Zhong Nanshan, an academician of the Chinese Academy of Engineering, introduced in his keynote speech that the use of homologous vaccines for immunization is less effective in preventing new coronavirus infection; the use of heterologous vaccines for immunization, and the addition of subunit protein vaccines or adenovirus vaccines or adenovirus vaccines on the basis of two doses of inactivated vaccines mRNA vaccine, the effect is significantly improved. According to the dynamic zero-clearing policy (not only to reduce the severe rate and mortality rate, but also to reduce the infection rate), Zhong Nanshan recommends the use of xenogeneic vaccines as sequential vaccination.
[UK Office for National Statistics: Nearly 990,000 people in the UK tested positive for the new coronavirus in a single week]
Nearly 990,000 people in the UK tested positive for the new coronavirus in the past week, up from about 954,000 the previous week, figures from the Office for National Statistics showed. This is the first rise in the number of confirmed cases of Covid-19 in the UK in nearly two months. The ONS said the resurgence of the outbreak was likely due to an increase in cases of infection with Omicron strain BA.1 subtype and the newer Omicron strain BA.4 and BA.5 compatible caused.
【A new subtype strain of Omicron appears for the first time in Malaysia】
Malaysian Health Minister Khairi confirmed to the media on June 9 that the first cases of the mutated new coronavirus Omicron strain BA.5 and BA.2.12.1 were reported in the country. He said the Malaysian Ministry of Health has detected two cases of subtype BA.5 and one case of subtype BA.2.12.1. Khairi emphasized that as of now, the risk of the new subtype of Omicron to the outbreak in the country remains unchanged.
The Spanish Ministry of Health issued a statement saying that the Public Health Committee approved an additional dose of the new crown vaccine booster, the fourth dose of the new crown vaccine, for the country over 80 years old and residents of nursing homes on the same day, but Spain has not yet started the new booster. . The Spanish Ministry of Health said in a statement that the time to start vaccination must be determined based on the epidemiological situation.
Affected by the U.S. May inflation data that continued to hit a 40-year high, the U.S. stock market fell sharply, with the three major indexes all down more than 2%. As of press time, the Dow fell 2.41%, the Nasdaq fell 3.43%, and the S&P 500 fell 2.67%. Major European stock indexes also tumbled collectively.
(Source: Yingwei Caiqing)