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Coronavirus in Germany – the top stories: study: Why men are often difficult to Covid-19 fall ill than women (07.04 PM) After mass infection grows in the Corona-the flagship country of the concern (06.15 hrs) number of Corona infections under 500, but a country that provides no fresh Numbers (21: 49)
TOP NEWS: study provides reason why men have more difficult to Covid-19 fall ill than women
07.04 PM: Why are men more likely a result of the Coronavirus-induced disease Covid-19 affected? A Dutch study published in the European Heart Journal, will now have an explanation for this found. Thus, the blood of men has a higher concentration of the key enzyme, ACE2 (Angiotensin-converting enzyme 2).
According to the study, the Coronavirus will need ACE2 to infect healthy cells, multiply there, and then into the lungs to move. It will be assumed that the enzyme below a important role in the progression of diseases associated with the lung disease Covid-19 games.
Further, the results of the study showed that people taking about ACE inhibitors or blockers, which are prescribed for heart failure or Diabetes, it does not have to dispose of them, since they led to a higher ACE2 concentration.
In the past, other studies had suggested that men a lot of men and women infect more difficult to Covid-19 fall ill than women, even if, according to RKI approximately the same.
As possible statements scientists make, among other things, a higher percentage of smokers, as well as a lower health awareness in the male part of the population into consideration. As the most likely risk factor, doctors called the immune system. The immune system of women is generally better with the virus to cope.
The female sex hormone Estrogen amplifies the antiviral response of the immune cells. In contrast, the male immune system responds too little, too slowly, or not at all, if it comes with the Coronavirus in contact. This is the male sex hormone testosterone, the immune response is suppressed.
Read more on the topic:
- For critical illness, a higher death rate: From 3 reasons Covid hits-19 men harder than women
In spite of Coronavirus infection in the Team: U.S. Vice-President in quarantine, denied
06.21 PM: US Vice-President Mike Pence wants to, despite the confirmation of a Coronavirus infection in his press spokesperson, according to media reports not as a precautionary measure, quarantined on their return. He’ll be on Monday at the White house at his place of work, informed his office on Sunday (local time), according to the channel CNN. Daily Coronavirus Tests were failed at it negatively.
On Friday that Pence&apos had become known,; Spokeswoman Katie Miller a positive effect on Corona tested had been. Three high-ranking members of the Pence led Corona-working group of the White house declared then US-according to media, that they would isolate as a precaution, at home.
Were affected, the immunologist and Trump adviser Anthony Fauci, the head of the American health authority (CDC), Robert Redfield, and the head of the food and drug administration (FDA), Stephen Hahn. They are now working from home, and should be, for example, on Tuesday via video link in a hearing of the Senate and to answer questions. Charlie Neibergall/AP/dpa Mike Pence, Vice-President of the United States, during a meeting with leading representatives of agriculture and the food supply
TOP NEWS: After mass infection grows in the Corona-the flagship country of the concern
06.15 hrs: After an increase in the number of locally-borne Corona-infections in South Korea is a growing fear of a possible destabilization of the situation. The health authorities, it last 34 additional cases were detected. This was the highest increase since four weeks in the country due to its decisive Test and quarantine measures as a model.
President Moon Jae-In urged in a speech on the third anniversary of his inauguration, when the vigilance against the Covid-19-outbreak does not subside. "It is not over until it’s over." At the same time, he tried to calm the citizens. There is no reason to "from fear to bleiben" are;. The Corona Situation in South Korea was last entered a Phase of stabilization. Won-Ki Min/ZUMA Wire/dpa South Korea, Seoul: visitors to the national Museum, waiting in a queue with a distance from each other on their intake.
Worries the authorities, an increase in the number of infections that were last encountered in connection with the visit of an infected male visitor of Bars and Nightclubs in an entertainment district in the metropolis of Seoul. The person Concerned was only tested after the visit to the Clubs in a positive effect on the Virus. Until Friday 15 cases of infection have been attributed to him. According to the authorities, came on the weekend of 14 infections in Seoul confirmed this. Initially, it was unclear whether they were in direct connection with each other.
The Seoul mayor Park Won-Soon ordered on Saturday, all the Clubs, Bars and other night entertainment facilities of the capital provisionally set.
Interpolchief warns of trading with fake Coronavirus vaccine
05.12 PM: Interpol Secretary General Jürgen Stock warns that Criminals the development of an effective Coronavirus-drug use could. The illegal trade in counterfeit products will promise to increase, if a drug is in sight, the healing or relief from, said floor of the German press Agency. Similar was already seen in the case of counterfeit medical products such as protective masks and disinfection means.
"It is a global wave will be another big wave, when we are in the area of vaccine vorankommen", the Secretary-General of the international police organization said The crime has adapted quickly to the Coronavirus pandemic, so floor. "In the sense that it takes advantage of the new Fears, Concerns and needs of the people, to Orient yourself in relation to criminal activities." Health care – for example, in the case of the disposal of contaminated hospital was also affected and specifically waste.
Several politicians warn of radical currents in Protest against Corona pads
Monday, 11. May, 02.10 PM: According to the nationwide demonstrations against the restriction of fundamental rights in the Corona-crisis, representatives of various parties against radical currents in the protest movement warned. Those who deny the pandemic and the violation of rules of protection calls, use the uncertainty of the people "schamlos" for this, "to destabilize the society and to spalten", SPD-Head of Saskia esque said the Newspapers of the Funke media group. Esque called for, with "Aufklärung" to respond to the dissemination of such messages. "Look away and your silence is not helping. Here, we have to hold against us as a fractious Democrats erweisen", she appealed to citizens, who approve of the Corona-restrictions.
Greens Deputy faction leader Konstantin von Notz told the newspaper "The Welt", although it "legitimate and of course, to put measures in question and to äußern" displeasure;. In the demonstrations, even those ran, the "in General, the System in question stellen" and politicians held a total of for puppets of the US billionaires George Soros and Bill Gates. The inner political spokesman of the SPD group in the Bundestag, Ute Vogt, called the Protest against the Corona measures in the "Welt" a "found Fressen" for right-wing radicals. They tried to the dissatisfaction with the conditions to take advantage of.
Coronavirus in Germany: number of new infections under 500, but a country that provides no fresh Numbers
21.38 PM: The number of coronavirus infections in Germany within the past 24 hours on 169.857 increased the 481 people, with the Sars-Cov-2 Virus have been infected. This is evident from the data, the FOCUS Online is calculated from the daily reports of the health offices of the länder.
It is important to take into account that the can come on the weekend to reporting delays. The health Department of Baden-Württemberg has reported, for example, for the Sunday, no Numbers. For the classification of Numbers: The day before, Baden-Württemberg, 182 had been reported in Re-Infected.
Deaths are now complaining around 7, 443, nine more than the previous day.
Here you will find the currently reported Figures by the health ministries of the countries.
- Baden-Württemberg: 33.252 (1542 Deaths)
- Bavaria: 44.627 (2167 Deaths)
- Berlin: 6267 (165 Deaths)
- Brandenburg: 3142 (159 Deaths)
- Bremen: 1056 (33 Deaths)
- Hamburg: 4946 (204 Deaths)
- Hesse: 8992 (411 Deaths)
- Mecklenburg-Vorpommern: 727 (19 Deaths)
- Lower Saxony: 10.872 (502 Deaths)
- North Rhine-Westphalia: 34.946 (1424 Deaths)
- Rhineland-Palatinate: 6309 (195 Deaths)
- Saarland: 2631 (147 Deaths)
- Saxony: 4947 (187 Deaths)
- Saxony-Anhalt: 1644 (48 Deaths)
- Schleswig-Holstein: 2936 (123 Deaths)
- Thuringia: 2563 (117 Deaths)
Total: Version 10.05., 21.38 PM, 169.857 (Around 7, 443 Deaths)
Previous Day: As Of 09.05., 19.45 PM, 169.376 (7.434 Deaths)
Source to be Infected – and death-figures: country health and social ministries.
The number of Healed, according to the Robert Koch Institute in Germany, at around 144.400
Currently, the RKI reported reproduction number: 1,13 (as of 10.05.)
The reproduction number (R) increased again – from 1.10 to 1.13. That is, an Infected person is statistically 1,13 more to. Four days ago, this value was still at 0.65. The Robert-Koch-Institute explains the development in his Report with the statistical fluctuation, the growth now, because the Numbers are lower. Therefore could not yet determine “whether the during the last few weeks, declining Trend of new infections continue or there is an increase in case numbers.”
- More: Probably “more normal” responsible – Corona-reproduction number increases to 1.13: How dangerous is the new value?
Corona-curfew in the UK will be extended to June
20.15: British Prime Minister Boris Johnson wants to extend for seven weeks current Corona Augangssperre in the country until June. The output restrictions remained until at least 1. In effect as of June, said Johnson on Sunday night in a televised address. "This is simply not the time to beenden" the Lockdown this week;, added the head of government. AP Boris Johnson, in his TV address.
From 1. June may be included, according to Johnson, the education in primary schools step back, in addition, more shops are likely to open again. From 1. July should be allowed to open more public places such as Bars and Restaurants. To protect against the novel Coronavirus from abroad arrived passengers to be quarantined.
The UK is hit by the Coronavirus pandemic particularly difficult, only in the USA there are more deaths. In the United Kingdom, more than 212.000 Corona have been infections detected, 31.855 Infected died, according to authorities information. Also, Johnson himself had infected with the novel pathogen.
Coronavirus currently: the Lowest daily number of people dead in France for almost two months
20.12 clock: Shortly before the easing of the Corona output restrictions in France is the daily number of the Corona of the dead, the lowest level since the beginning of the curfew almost two months ago have fallen. In the past 24 hours 70 have died of the novel Coronavirus infected people, according to the French health authorities on Sunday evening. So low, the daily number of the Corona was dead since the start of the curfew at 17. March not more. Since 1. March were counted in France, a total of 26.380 Corona-Dead. On Sunday 22.569 people were treated because of a Coronavirus infection in the hospital.
Greece extended curfews for refugee camp
18.36 PM: The Greek government has the Corona output restrictions for refugee camps to be extended. Instead, the regulations as initially planned on Monday to expire, they were now up to 21. May, according to the migration Ministry on Sunday in Athens. Reasons for the extension, the Ministry is not called.
Six days earlier, Greece had started to loosen due to the Corona pandemic had restrictions in the country. In the EU country, the pandemic has run so far, relatively harmless: 2710 infection with the novel Coronavirus have been found so far, 151 of the Infected died.
In the overcrowded refugee camps on the Greek Aegean Islands has not yet been found Corona infections. On the mainland were infected, however, a number of residents in the two refugee camps, as well as a Hotel, where migrants were housed. The facilities were closed.
Coronavirus news: Church-goers should not in worship and chokes employees
17.50 PM: Because the entry in the worms Cathedral has been refused, a man, a Church employee choked. Due to the Corona pandemic, a participation in divine services in the Cathedral is currently only available with prior registration. The police announced on Sunday, was denied, therefore, on Saturday morning, a non-registered Pair of the access to the service in the Cathedral. The man did not want to see this edition, and choked by the police, according to the employee. The victim was able to free herself from the grip and fled into the Interior of the Church. The police are looking for witnesses.
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