Number of Covid cases could be 5 to 10 times higher

in News · 15-05-2020 20:33:00 · 0 Comments

The number of positive Covid-19 cases in Portugal could be five to ten times higher than official figures show.

According to the lead investigator at the Champalimaud Foundation in Lisbon, this is largely the result of the high number of people who show no symptoms of the coronavirus despite having been infected.

he study follows similar ones conducted internationally and another pilot project recently held in Loulé which made similar findings.


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