São Paulo state has had 1,076,939 confirmed cases of the new coronavirus, with 38,482 deaths. Of the total of cases diagnosed, 965,420 people have recovered.
The case tally since the beginning of the pandemic of the novel coronavirus now stands at 5,273,954. From Monday to Friday, the state health secretariats added 23,227 new positive diagnoses of the disease to the statistics.
“Nitazoxanide started being tested in February, along with 2 thousand other drugs, first with AI, mathematical modeling, and CGI at the National Laboratory of Biosciences, and, of these, five showed capacity to inhibit the virus", Brazil’s Minister of Science, Technology, and Innovation Marcos Pontes said
According to the authorities, 4,681,659 Brazilians have recovered from COVID-19. As it stands today, 414,892 people are being treated.