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22:27 2020-05-04

Coronavirus live news: world leaders pledge $8bn to fight pandemic; Italy death toll 'far higher than reported'

French hospital discovers Covid-19 case from December; cases in Germany likely to be 10 times higher than official count, say researchers; Japan extends state of emergency as global cases top 3.5mFull story: German cases ‘may be 10 times higher than official figures’Italy begins cautious exit from lockdownTrump predicts up to 100,000 US deathsUK coronavirus updates - liveSee all our coronavirus coverage 11.27pm BST 11.20pm BSTIn the UK, a review will analyse how factors such as ethnicity, obesity and gender can affect people’s vulnerability to coronavirus, health leaders have said.Public Health England (PHE) said thousands of health records of people who have had Covid-19 will be examined to establish more “robust” data on what can have an impact on the number of cases and health outcomes for different groups within the population. Related: PHE to review how ethnicity affects vulnerability to coronavirus

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