The creation of structural models of the coronavirus contributes greatly to scientific research by shedding much light on how the disease spreads
2.049.348 died as a consequence of COVID-19 infection, while 68.630.134 recovered.
The highest number of confirmed cases was recorded in the United States - more than 24.6 million, India - more than 10.5 million, Brazil - more than 8.5 million, Russia - almost 3.6 million and the United Kingdom - more than 3.4 million.
Greece reported 510 new coronavirus infections in Greece on Saturday from 610 on Friday, according to data published by health authorities.
This brought the total number of cases in the country to 148,370.
Of the new cases, just seven were detected at the country's entry points, the National Organization for Public Health (EODY) said in its daily bulletin.
The global death toll from Covid-19 surpassed two million on Jan. 15, with the World Health Organization (WHO) urging mass vaccinations as the pandemic progresses at a record pace.
As of 1825 GMT on Friday, at least 2,000,066 people worldwide had been confirmed dead of the virus that first emerged in Wuhan, China, in late 2019, according to an AFP tally.
As many as 3,353 new cases of people infected with SARS-CoV-2 in Romania were recorded in the last 24 hours following more than 31,000 tests nationwide, of which 25,626 RT-PCR tests and 5,453 rapid antigen tests, the Strategic Communication Group (GCS), the official novel coronavirus communication task force, reported on Friday.
The goal of the WHO team is to start an investigation into the origin of the coronavirus at the place where it first appeared at the end of 2019.
However, the team of scientists immediately encountered obstacles, which followed up on a series of allegedly Chinese sabotages because China, it seems, is trying to control the investigation, Jutarnji list writes.
The second stage of the COVID-19 vaccination campaign starts on Friday for the population most at risk from COVID-19 and the employees who carry out activities in key, essential areas. President Klaus Iohannis is to be vaccinated publicly later today.