A nurse takes a blood sample from a woman for a coronavirus disease (COVID-19) test with the help of 'Dados do Bem' app, developed by doctors and scientists to use data information to analyze the evolution of population immunity, at the Santa Marta slum in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 9 October 2020.
A nurse takes a blood sample from a woman for a coronavirus disease (COVID-19) test with the help of 'Dados do Bem' app, developed by doctors and scientists to use data information to analyze the evolution of population immunity, at the Santa Marta slum in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 9 October 2020.Reuters

Brazil registered 559 additional coronavirus deaths over the last 24 hours and 26,749 new cases, the nation's health ministry said on Saturday.

The South American country has now registered 5,082,637 total confirmed coronavirus cases and 150,198 total deaths.

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