Johns Hopkins University said that by April 17 the number of victims of coronavirus infection COVID-19 reached 150 948. Relevant data were obtained on the basis of the reports of the authorities of the countries of the world.
Along with this it is noted that the number of people infected with the virus worldwide has risen to 2 214 861.
The University also notes that just recovered 564 525 patients.
Previously at the world health organization has called the most obvious symptom of coronavirus.
Senior researcher of the Russian scientific and methodological center for prevention and fight AIDS, epidemiologist Oleg Yurin in an interview with NSN assessed the situation with the spread of the coronavirus.