At the moment, in New Lion 126 patients with coronavirusOf these, 85 have already been confirmed by the Institute of Epidemiological Diagnosis and Reference (InDRE), and 41 reported in private laboratories.
In addition, in the state the first death was announced by the covid-19; This is a 77-year-old man with a history of chronic smoking and who would have traveled to Madrid, Spain.
They will present an initiative to benefit taxpayers in health emergencies
Given the contingency in the country due to the coronavirus pandemic, which generated an economic crisis for individuals and companies due to the semi-paralysis, the coordinator of the PRI caucus in the State Congress, Francisco Cienfuegos, announced that It will present an initiative to reform the laws that regulate Income Tax (ISR) and the Law on the Special Tax on Production and Services (IEPS), to benefit taxpayers.
Coronavirus in Nuevo León: The number of confirmed cases rises to 88
In Nuevo León, there have been 88 positive covid-19 cases confirmed by the Institute of Epidemiological Diagnosis and Reference (Indre), and 52 in private hospitals, for a total of 140 cases.
By municipality of residence, San Pedro 38, followed by Monterrey with 28, Guadalupe with 7, San Nicolás with 4, Apodaca and Santa Catarina with 3, and Salinas Victoria and García, with 2 each.
Despite contingency, vendors go out to deliver merchandise
Due to the need to continue generating income for their homes, a group of young women through social networks continues to offer their products and deliver them to strategic points in the city, despite the authorities’ call to stay home due to the contingency caused by the coronavirus.
After the temporary closure of establishments that traditionally pretended to be urban markets in downtown Monterrey, such as “Coco Pulga” and “Fiestacionamiento”, the vendors were left without a place to market their merchandise.
UDEM students work on artificial respirators
Given the crisis that could loom if coronavirus infections spike in Mexico and there is an imminent collapse of the health services, some students from the University of Monterrey (UDEM) are working on the production of a low-cost artificial respirator and great efficiency.
Inspired by a 2010 publication from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, where they shared the procedure to make this tool, Andrés González Ramos, Sergio Caballero Lozano, Omar Beltrán Márquez and Víctor Cárdenas Domene, students from the Mechatronics Engineering career, who along with his advisor Raúl Quintero, they changed their thesis project to the realization and improvement of these medical devices.
Due to coronaviruses, dams close in Nuevo León
The National Water Commission (Conagua) reported that to prevent the spread of the covid-19 virus and to promote the protocol “Stay at home”, I know all dams and reservoirs in Nuevo León closed to prevent people from visiting these places during quarantine.
Through a statement released by the State Government, it was reported that the measure began from last Wednesday the 1st and will conclude on Thursday April 30, 2020. The measure was taken in coordination with Monterrey Water and Drainage Services and Nuevo León Civil Protection.
Coronavirus: Sanitized highlands in Santa Catarina
The municipality of Santa Catarina sanitized various public spaces in order to reinforce the cleaning of the streets and parks in the face of the coronavirus pandemic, so elements from Jaguares went to the streets of the Las Sombrillas neighborhood using ATVs to carry out the cleaning, while the mayor Héctor Castillo He spoke with neighbors to whom he shared recommendations to protect himself and also gave triptychs, mouth covers and antibacterial gel.
In Monterrey, experts seek to create a vaccine to combat the coronavirus
Having the scientific and technological capacity, the Royal biotech company SciCore Medical is in right now working on the Jonas-Salk project, seeking to develop a series of tools, including a vcradle to combat covid-19 quickly, efficiently and with entirely Mexican technology.
The founding director of SciCore Medical, the biologist Jorge Carrasco González detailed for MILENIO Monterrey that in the face of the serious situation that is being experienced internationally due to the coronavirus pandemic, they bet on it as they were working to provide society with an alternative to control this disease and not waste any more valuable time on a solution.
First patient dies of covid-19 in NL
The State Secretary of Health released the first death of a patient from the covid-19 coronavirus in Nuevo León. Last night, at a press conference, Manuel de la O Cavazos, head of the agency, explained that the deceased is a 77-year-old man, originally from Monterrey, and that he was infected with the virus in Madrid, Spain.
The state official commented that the patient died in clinic 6 of the Mexican Institute of Social Security (IMSS), located in the municipality of San Nicolás, and had a history of chronic smoking.