In the last 24 hours, Mexico registered 9 thousand 958 infections and 19 deaths due to COVID-19.
According to the technical report of the Ministry of Health, the country gathers on the cutoff of this Friday, June 17. 5 lakh 862 thousand 554 positive cases and 325 thousand 359 deaths by coronavirus.
The agency explained that, to date, they have detected 59 thousand 186 active cases of virusWhich are mainly found in the following entities: Baja California Sur, Mexico City, Sinaloa, Yucatán, Quintana Roo, Colima, Nuevo León, Aguascalientes, Nayarit and Baja California.
Active cases are considered positive those who started symptoms in the last 14 days, to indicate where there is more viral activity and increased virus transmission.
Over the past five weeks, most cases have been present in the 18- to 29-year-old group, followed by the 30- to 39-year-old and the 40-49-year-old group.
Globally, in the last 24 hours, there have been 609,158 cases and 1,444 deaths due to coronavirus.
EU authorizes Pfizer and Moderna vaccine for children under 5
las covid vaccine from pfizer more modern Children under the age of 5 received authorization from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA, for short in English) this Friday.
This means that almost the entire US population will soon be able to protect themselves from disease caused by the SARS-CoV-2 virus.
FDA authorization allows the use of Pfizer’s three-dose vaccine, made with German partner BioNTech, and Moderna’s two-dose vaccine for children aged six months to 4 years, for children aged six months to 5 years. For children of age. agency.
Moderna’s COVID vaccine is licensed for use in children and adolescents aged 6 to 17 years. Until now, only the Pfizer vaccine was available for this age group.