Infarmed: “We have started a downward trend”. The peak of infections was coronavirus on January 29

André Peralta Santos of the Directorate-General for Health said Tuesday that the country had started “a downward trend” in cases of SARS-CoV-2 infections. “We have started a downward trend in infection cases in Portugal,” he said at the Infarmed meeting in Lisbon and when he presented data on the incidence of Covid-19 up to 14 days per 100,000 people. Over the past few days, “we’ve seen this downtrend consolidate,” he said. On January 9th, at the time of the last Infarmed meeting, the incidence curve rose.