December 6th – Comprehensive report: In the past few days, the number of coronavirus cases in the United States has repeatedly hit new highs, indicating that the epidemic is still worsening.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) vaccine consultant said on the 5th that the use of the coronavirus vaccine may be approved next week.
The cumulative number of confirmed cases exceeds 14.5 million! The coronavirus epidemic in the United States is still worsening
According to Johns Hopkins University 6th, the cumulative number of confirmed coronavirus cases and more than 280,000 deaths in the United States. The New York Times said that on the 4th local time, the United States reported more than 229,000 new confirmed cases and more than 2,600 new deaths.
According to Singapore’s Lianzao Daily News, on the 2nd and 3rd, the number of new cases in the United States also exceeded 210,000. And in the past two weeks, the daily number of coronavirus deaths in the United States has exceeded 2,000, which is comparable to the one-day death at the peak of the first wave of the epidemic.
Despite repeated calls by health authorities not to travel, millions of Americans still travel across states and counties to parties during the Thanksgiving holiday.
Five California counties announced “stay-at-home orders” from December 6 to January 4 as cases surged and hospitals in the United States overwhelmed. Five counties, including San Francisco, Oakland and most of Silicon Valley, will close personal care services, outdoor restaurants and entertainment centers.
According to the report, due to the persistence and worsening of the epidemic, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommended for the first time that people wear masks outside their homes. If someone in the home has the coronavirus or is suspected to have come into contact with a patient, you should also wear a mask at home.
vaccines may be approved next week.
[U.S. Vaccine Consultant: The use of vaccines may be approved next week. Logistics industry prepares for distribution]
On the other hand, according to the Capitol Hill, James Hildreth, an adviser to the FDA Vaccine Advisory Committee, said in an interview with the U.S. media on the 5th that the agency will vote next Thursday (December 10) whether to provide emergency use authorization for Pfizer vaccines. And whether to start distributing the vaccine on the 11th.
With the upcoming vaccination of the novel coronavirus, the logistics industry in the United States began to prepare for the mass vaccine distribution.
An American refrigerator manufacturer revealed that orders for ultra-cryogenic freezers of minus 84.44 degrees, which are suitable for vaccines jointly developed by Pfizer and BioNTech, must be stored in an environment of minus 70 degrees.
Demand for freezers of minus 30 degrees Celsius has also increased, because it is suitable for storing Modena vaccines with a required ambient temperature of minus 20 degrees Celsius.