University Study: Brazil’s Increasing Coronavirus Contagion Rate Now Equals Italy’s

A study by physicists from USP, Unicamp, Unesp, UnB, UFABC, Cal Berkeley (USA) and Oldenburg (Germany) shows that the number of infections, considering data from Thursday, March 19th, has been doubling every 54 hours. The total should exceed 3,000 by Tuesday, March 24th.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The rate of spread of the novel coronavirus (Sars-CoV-2) in Brazil is today the same as in Italy weeks ago - and it is accelerating.

According to a study conducted by the Observatory Covid-19 BR, which analyzes the numbers of the pandemic in the country and which includes seven universities, the . . .

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