Moscow has doubled the detection of coronavirus infection. This was reported on the website of the mayor Sergei Sobyanin.
It is emphasized that, on this indicator the Russian capital became one of the world leaders. This is achieved through the establishment of 45 outpatient centers, a reference center radiology and computer systems for recognition of coronavirus by using artificial intelligence technologies.
From 30 April, the Moscow authorities also doubled laboratory testing: now the city spend up to 40 thousand studies on polymerase chain reaction (PCR) per day. “This is a huge plus because it allows on early stages to stop the spread of infection and provide timely assistance to the affected Muscovites,” — noted on the website.
Russia is on 8th place in the number of cases in the country identified 114 431 cases of infection. Since the beginning of the epidemic died 1 169, recovered 13 220. Held 3 723 807 tests on the infection. In recent days in Russia have revealed 7933 cases of infection with coronavirus. Most of infected in Moscow (3561), Moscow region (797) and St. Petersburg (349).