Coronavirus in France as of Tuesday 13 April 2021: +345 Covid deaths, and +39,113 new cases

Published by My B. · Published on 13 April 2021 at 19h14 · Updated on 13 April 2021 at 19h14
Here are the latest data as for the Covid-19 epidemic in France. According to Santé Publique France’s latest data, France reports +345 more deaths in 24h. This Tuesday 13 April 2021, the death toll includes +324 hospital deaths and +21 in nursing homes. +39,113 new cases have been reported in 24h.

In France, according to the latest report from the health authorities as for the COVID-19 pandemic, about 5,106,329 cases have been reported naming +39,113 in 24h. 

This Tuesday 13 April 202199,480 people have died including +345 deaths in 24 hours have been reported. The death toll in nursing homes states 26,145 (+21) deaths. And 73,335 (+324 in 24h) people have died in hospitals. 

The reproduction rate R reaches 1.08, the incidence rate reaches 342.48, and the hospital pressure is at 117.7%. Positivity rate reaches 8.9%.

In France, 31,226 (-36) people are at the hospital, including 5,952 (+36) serious cases in ICU

According to Santé Publique France data, all departments are currently vulnerable. 

The most impacted regions in France:

  • Ile-de-France : 8,122 (+51) hospitalized, 1,777 (+19) in ICU and +78 deaths en 24h 
  • Grand Est : 2,688 (-12) hospitalized, 520 (+22) in ICU and +26 deaths en 24h 
  • Hauts de France : 3,687 (+37) hospitalized, 705 (+8) in ICU and +38 deaths en 24h 
  • Auvergne Rhône Alpes : [3,845 (-28) hospitalized, 682 (+5) in ICU and +47 deaths en 24h 
  • Provence-Alpes Côte d'Azur : 3,333 (-20) hospitalized, 572 (+4) in ICU and +34 deaths en 24h 
  • Bretagne : 792 (+6) hospitalized, 136 (-2) in ICU and +7 deaths en 24h 
  • Normandie : 1,601 (+13) hospitalized, 230 (-3) in ICU and +12 deaths en 24h 
  • Nouvelle-Aquitaine : 1,344 (+4) hospitalized, 265 (+4) in ICU and +12 deaths en 24h 
  • Pays de la Loire : 931 (0) hospitalized, 0 (-10) in ICU and +9 deaths en 24h 
  • Occitanie : 1,843 (-30) hospitalized, 415 (-7) in ICU and +29 deaths en 24h 
  • Centre-Val de Loire : 1,146 (-5) hospitalized, 205 (+7) in ICU and +8 deaths en 24h 
  • Bourgogne-Franche-Comté : 1,353 (-35) hospitalized, 181 (-10) in ICU and +17 deaths en 24h 

This Tuesday 13 April 2021, Covid-19 virus has infected 136,650,843 people and killed 2,960,738 people worldwide.

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Schools will close only as a last resort, this is what the government has been saying for weeks, as most of France is already back into lockdown. During the latest press brief, on March 25, Olivier Véran announced a new strengthened health protocol will soon be instated in schools. This Friday March 26, Minister of the National Education Jean-Michel Blanquer said that starting next week, in the 19 departments involved by the new measures, classes are to close as soon as one Covid-19 contamination case is detected.

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Do we really have to learn how to “live with Covid-19”? Experts are willing to learn something from countries that control the pandemic the best to set up a “zero Covid” strategy. Their goal: getting life as it was back as soon as possible.

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The French have swapped lockdown for curfew since mid-December. First set up between 8 p.m. and 6 a.m. the measure is pulled forward to 6 p.m. in mainland France starting this Saturday January 16, 2021... But how long for? This Monday March 1, Emmanuel Macron gave a new estimation.

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War against Covid wants to appear global… This Saturday February 13, in an interview with JDD, Emmanuel Macron called for the launch of global vaccination coordination to better fight against the spread of the virus and variants.

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Is Sanofi catching up the race for vaccine? Even though they are still far behind, the French laboratory announced this Friday March 12 they are launching the first human clinical trials of their vaccine developed in partnership with American biotech Translate Bio.

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This Monday February 22, the ANSM announced Covid nasal spray designed by Pharma & Beauty laboratory - COV-Defense - marketing authorization will not be delivered. Why? The French controler has still not received scientific data enabling to assess effectiveness against the virus. For the record, in France, two scientific teams are neck and neck to develop a nasal spray Covid “vaccine” easy to use and rather cheap.

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Could cultural life return earlier than expected despite the health crisis? The France Urbaine organization states that main cities are willing to try and experimentally reopen museums, theaters and movie theaters. The city of Lyon is already experimenting partial reopening of restaurants.

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As vaccination campaigns have been initiated worldwide, Moderna is in talks to increase by 50% vaccine doses per vial, so that they can move from 10 to 15 doses of vaccine per vial.

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As vaccine campaigns have debuted all over the world, new coronavirus variants have been found in the United-Kingdom, in South Africa and in Brazil, making the authorities worried. Here is the latest news on the matter.

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The French National Authority for Health has found saliva RT-PCR test sensitivity satisfactory. These less invasive tests could be deployed in France by the end of the winter break in order to test pupils in schools more easily.

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This Friday February 12, the AP-HP has reported a first case of Covid reinfection – by South-African variant – has been found in France. A 58-year-old male contracted the virus in September 2020 and has been contaminated again in January. The man developed severe disease when contaminated for the second time.

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In a report given to the government this Friday February 12, the French Haute Autorité de Santé has stated that people who have been already infected by Covid will only get one, and only one, dose of vaccine, for those given the Pfizer or Moderna vaccines. The reason? These people – who have been infected already – have then already develop antibodies and only one injection is said to protect them as much, and even more than those given two doses if they have not been infected before.

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Interview this morning, government spokesman Gabriel Attal announced the government was ready to instate local-based lockdown given the health situation in Moselle as the new case toll infected with the SA variant skyrockets.

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As Covid-19 variants spread in France has the health authorities still as worried, Health Minister confirmed during the weekly press brief that a new lockdown is still possible in the event the epidemic markers happen to deteriorate even more.

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The coronavirus epidemic keeps on spreading in France and despite curfew from 6 p.m., another lockdown is more and more dreaded. Can it be prevented? It depends on the effectiveness of nationwide curfew that has been assessed. Here is what the latest data from Santé Publique France says.

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In order to stop the spread of Covid in France, the government seems to go for new local lockdowns. This Thursday March 25, 13 other departments are placed under strengthened surveillance, while 19 are placed in local lockdown.

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This Thursday February 11, the Oxford University released the results of Recovery clinical trial on Tocilizumab, a medication generally used in rheumatology, but here, it is used to lower the number of Covid patients in ICU. And results are particularly encouraging, echoing the study led in April 2020 by AP-HP. Here is more on the matter.

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Does extreme cold France has been experiencing over the past couple of days curb the spread of Covid-19? As we know cold improves the spread of the virus, things are different when temperatures drop below 0°C. Here is more on the matter.

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Is plasma transfusion an effective solution against Covid? This is one of the ongoing study topic as to cure coronavirus and it seems to deliver rather mixed results, despite an encouraging Chinese study released in April 2020. Here is more on the matter.

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A study released this Wednesday February 10, 2021 by scientists says that patients suffering from severe pneumopathies hospitalized in November 2019 may have been carrying SARS-CoV-2. These results go against the scenario the epidemic broke out in December 2019 in a Chinese market in Wuhan.

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Yesterday, French Health Minister said it was still possible for France to prevent another lockdown. This February, government spokesman Gabriel Attal confirmed the saying stating “there is a way to prevent lockdown”. Therefore, can France really prevent a third strict lockdown? Here are some possible answers.

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Despite the details of the mass Covid vaccine campaign and the different steps explained by Jean Castex and Olivier Véran a few weeks ago, you still do not know which group you belong to? What step you are part of? How to know if you can get a vaccine? Here are answers.

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Pfizer covid vaccine is said to be less effective against the South African variant... This is at least what an Israeli study found on the matter, stating this strain is likely to "break through" the vaccine. The study shifts focus of the results from the previous study carried out by the American laboratory, explaining their vaccine was working for at least six months against all variants, and especially the South African strain.

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In France, the UK coronavirus variant keeps on spreading in France and even dominates the historic strain. It is now found in almost 60% of coronavirus cases in the country and dominates in 57 mainland departments. According to Health Minister Olivier Véran, "variants have become standard in France".

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Delayed vaccination campaign within the European Union could cost billions to the 27… According to Euler Hermès experts’ calculations, it could cost between 100 million and 3 billion depending on the countries and per week of lockdown, for a total that could reach up to 90 billion euros for 2021.

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At the end of four weeks on a mission, international investigators sent to Wuhan, China, by WHO have held a press conference this February 9, 2021 in order to share the first results of their investigation.

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UK and South-African coronavirus variants have the health authorities worried, and for good reason, they are said to be more contagious than the original coronavirus that broke out in Wuhan. This February 7, the Health director general released an “emergency” memo to change the health protocol as part of the fight against variants: longer self-isolation period, mandatory end of contamination test, quicker school closure. Here is the protocol.

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Where are people the most infected with Covid-19? A question Institut Pasteur's latest ComCor study tried to answer to, so has a German study bringing more details about places of worship and schools.

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Starting March 1, 2021, a new logo will be displayed on cloth face-covers allowed to be sold. Goodbye “type 1 masks”, welcome “general public, >90% filtration” masks.

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This is another step in the fight against coronavirus. A few days ago, Deputy Patricia Mirallès filed a draft report in order to recognize and take care of long-term Covid-19-related complications. This draft report will be discussed on February 17 at the National Assembly.

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Good news amid the fight against Covid! This Thursday March 11, Health Minister Olivier Véran said 18,402 pharmacists answered the government's call to vaccinate people aged 50 to 64 suffering from comorbidities from March 15. Vaccination has been made possible with a decree, after the Prime Minister showed the way to pharmacists this past March 4.

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As in November 2020 results of the Russian Covid vaccine Sputnik V sparked many doubts given the lack of transparency and as they cut corners in the development of the vaccine, this Tuesday February 2, independent experts released their own assessment in The Lancet. Good news: Sputnik V is 91.6% effective - and not 95% as previously announced. The vaccine is waiting for approval from the European Union to be authorized for marketing very soon.

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As the Covid-19 epidemic keeps on spreading all over the world, a flash investigation carried out by Pr. Bruno Lina for BFMTV says the spread of coronavirus variants increases in France and is found in 14% PCR+ reported by health services.

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Laboratories GSK and CureVac have announced they are working together to fight against Covid variants, more transmissible and potentially resisting against products currently available on the market. Vaccine may be authorized for marketing in 2022.

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According to a study led by the Oxford University, AstraZeneca Covid vaccine reduces by 67% the spread of the virus from the first dose injected. Good news in the fight against the pandemic and eventually the eradication of the disease.

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Appproved by the European Medicines Agency since this Friday January 29, Covid vaccine by AstraZeneca has been approved, this Tuesday February 2, by the Haute Autorité de Santé only for people under the age of 65. It is to arrive in France from February 8 - according to Secretary of State for European Affairs Clément Beaune.

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As Covid-19 and its latest variants keep on spreading across France and everywhere else in Europe, in the evening of Friday January 29, 2021 the government confirmed they want to wait for a few more days before making a firm decision in the fight against the epidemic in order to study any other leads that can still be considered. Scientists and doctors consider the lockdown scenario remains more than ever inevitable in light of the seriousness of the health situation.

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This Sunday January 31, European Commission president Ursula Von der Leyen announces AstraZeneca will deliver 30% more vaccine doses than announced for the first quarter of 2021, namely 40 million doses more.

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In an interview with JDD, French Health Minister Olivier Véran explains the reasons that encouraged the government not to put the country back into lockdown.

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Good news in the search against Covid! Johnson & Johnson announced this Friday January 29 in a release that their vaccine against coronavirus was overall 66% effective, and between 85% and 100% in preventing severe disease 28 and 49 days after the injection.

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As the world keeps on facing the Covid-19 pandemic, an Australian institute addressed the managing of the crisis. So, which countries did handle the coronavirus epidemic best? Which countries failed, and where does France rank? Keep reading to find out more.

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This past late January, French-Austrian laboratory Valvena has announced they have launched the production of their own Covid vaccine, as it has not even completed the clinical trials yet. A leap of faith in order to improve shipping timeline, because the United-Kingdom already order 190 million doses. Currently completing phase 2, the clinical trial seems conclusive and might start phase three by the end of April.

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As the first outcomes of curfew from 6 p.m. are not what the government expected, the executive seems to go for a new nationwide lockdown that could be implemented in next to no time. If truly decided, lockdown would be debated and voted at the Assembly and the Senate as said on Thursday January 28 by Jean Castex.

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Will Emmanuel Macron announce a third lockdown on Wednesday March 17, 2021? As the epidemic markers are exceeding expectations in Île-de-France, with almost the same standards as the second wave, Prime Minister Jean castex intended two options were being considered by the executive: strict 24/7 lockdown; or weekend lockdown like in Nice or Dunkirk. The news is to be confirmed on Thursday March 18, 2021 at 6 p.m. for the weekly press brief.

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This Monday January 25, Moderna Therapeutics laboratory announced they were working on a new version of their vaccine, to make it more effective against variants, especially the South-African strain. That very same day, the group explained their product was effective against the two most spread variants in the world.

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According to a study carried out by Montreal Heart Institute, Colchicine – a medicine usually used to cure gout – is said to be effective against Coronavirus, according to results from a clinical trial conducted in March 2020. But results should be taken with a pinch of salt as they are not available to be peer-reviewed by the scientific community excluding 329 patients in the 4,488 raising serious questions.

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Covid-19 vaccine adverse effects are still being studied: headaches, shivers, fatigue, as well as sore muscles and in rare cases tachycardia... The French Agency for the Safety of Health Products has recently issued a report on these effects and intends to be reassuring. All in all, 135 cases in 400,000 people studied have been reported and most cases were minor.

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Implemented since Thursday October 29, French companies' health protocol to "maintain the health and safety of companies' employees" is about to change because of masks. As France is facing a new variant and is no longer ruling another lockdown out, the French government is about to ask employees to no longer wear DIY masks within companies.

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According to two new studied released on Monday April 12 in The Lancet Infectious Diseases, the Covid UK variant is not likely to lead to more severe virus, but confirms it is more transmissible. The two studies go contrary to another publication issued on March 10, 2021, in the British Medical Journal, the UK variant is said to be 64% more deadly than classic Covid.

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This Saturday March 13, AstraZeneca laboratory announced new delivery delays to the EU, speaking about exportation restrictions caused by the non-EU production choice to deliver doses secured by the 27. This Thursday March 11, Health Minister Olivier Véran already announced a three-week delay in deliveries.

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To treat Covid-19 sick, hospitals across the world use a lot of oxygen for lack of anything better. As exposed by Le Parisien, some areas in South America and Africa are starting to lack pure air.

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This Tuesday January 19, 2021, as the Russian authorities sought approval for issuing their Covid vaccine, Sputnik V, mostly developed by the Russian direct investment fund, from the European Medicines Agency, French State Secretary for European Affairs Clément Beaune announced the vaccine was unlikely to be approve before late June.

Covid : qu'est-ce que la phantosmie, séquelle du coronavirus qu'expérimentent d'anciens malades ? Covid : qu'est-ce que la phantosmie, séquelle du coronavirus qu'expérimentent d'anciens malades ? Covid : qu'est-ce que la phantosmie, séquelle du coronavirus qu'expérimentent d'anciens malades ? Covid : qu'est-ce que la phantosmie, séquelle du coronavirus qu'expérimentent d'anciens malades ? Covid: what is phantosmia, a coronavirus consequence experienced by people who recovered?
Recovering from Covid is no exactly a walk in the park… And even after one made it, several consequences can occur overnight without warning, taking former coronavirus sick by surprise. And among these consequences, there is phantosmia, a symptom related to the loss of smell… But what is it exactly? Keep reading to find out more!

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As curfew has just been pulled forward to 6 p.m. in France in order to fight against the spread of Covid-19, Haute Autorité de Santé vaccine expert considers French cannot avoid a third lockdown. And yet, the professor warns against setting restrictions up too early.

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You have – or had – coronavirus and lost smell and taste? You want to re-educate your senses? We explain you how to get them back.

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In France, the second epidemic wave keeps on spreading in many areas. Curfew has been brought forward to 6 p.m. since January 16, 2021 instead of 8 p.m. Health authorities have set the incidence rate per department as a determining criterion to know if measures should be made harder or easier. To make Île-de-France inhabitants’ life easier, here is the incidence rate map by departments in Paris and Île-de-France as of Tuesday 13 April 2021, based on data shared by CovidTracker and Data.gouv.

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How long is one immunized against Covid? A question searchers from all around the world have been looking for answers for. Released this Monday February 8, a study conducted by a team of French searchers, neutralizing antibodies tend to disappear in some people (who got mild Covid) two months after contamination, dramatically decreasing coronavirus immunity. A study disputing the other, released in December 2020 in Science Immunology claiming for an eight-month immunity.

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France's vaccination campaign is escalating, and there are many questions. Here is everything we know so far on Covid-19 vaccine and the strategy for the French people.

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According to data already made available Covid vaccines on the market or being approved protect from being contaminated, but do they prevent from transmitting the virus to somebody else? We try to answer this question.

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The coronavirus epidemic is hitting France, and if you have any doubts about the symptoms of this virus, here is everything you need to know and do in case of contamination if you happen to be in France.

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Let's take a stock on Covid-19 vaccines and treatments across the world. Where are the first vaccines at? Are they safe? When will they be made available? Are there effective Covid-19 treatments? What are the latest discoveries and breakthroughs performed by scientists?

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Is France gaining control over the coronavirus epidemic again? France’s Health director general Jérôme Salomon says so during his press brief held on Tuesday November 17, 2020: “our efforts begin to pay off”.

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We keep on monitoring data as for the coronavirus situation in France closely. More and more departments are once again vigilance areas because of the virus being highly active. This Tuesday 13 April 2021, 117.67% of ICU beds are taken in France.

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