(FILES) This file handout illustration picture obtained February three, 2020, courtesy of the Facilities for Illness Management and Prevention, and created on the Facilities for Illness Management and Prevention (CDC), reveals ultrastructural morphology exhibited by the novel coronavirus,
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Canada has recorded its first demise from the brand new coronavirus, well being officers within the westernmost province of British Columbia introduced on Monday.
The sufferer, a senior residing at an aged care facility, “was infected with COVID-19 (and) passed away last night,” the province’s well being officer Bonnie Henry instructed reporters.
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Canada has recorded at the very least 71 confirmed or presumed coronavirus instances. Most are in essentially the most populated province, Ontario, or in British Columbia.