Infectious disease

How effective are face masks against Coronavirus?

How effective are face masks against Coronavirus?

4 hours ago   |   Metro

Commuters wear face masks in the Mass Transit Railway in Hong Kong The coronavirus outbreak has sparked a global surge in the demand for face masks, but health experts have...
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Carrie Lam declares coronavirus emergency in Hong Kong - video

4 days ago   |   The Guardian   |   2 articles

Hong Kong's chief executive, Carrie Lam, has raised the territory's response to the coronavirus outbreak to emergency level. Immigration and travel from Wuhan will be limited...
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DNA sleuths read the coronavirus genome, tracing its origins and looking for dangerous mutations

4 days ago   |   STAT

As infectious disease specialists and epidemiologists race to contain the outbreak of the novel coronavirus centered on Wuhan, China, they're getting backup that's been...
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Is China hiding just how bad coronavirus is?

5 days ago   |   Metro

To view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video The official death toll from the coronavirus outbreak in China...
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The Wuhan outbreak: Science Weekly podcast

5 days ago   |   The Guardian

A new virus, never before seen in humans, has emerged from the city of Wuhan in China. Since the start of the outbreak, the virus has spread to more than seven countries and...
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A vaccine for Wuhan coronavirus could take years to develop, based on our experience trying to fight Zika and Ebola

A vaccine for Wuhan coronavirus could take years to develop, based on our experience trying to fight Zika and Ebola

5 days ago   |   Business Insider

Several biotech companies have rolled out plans to develop vaccines to protect people against the Wuhan, China coronavirus , with support from global health groups and the US...
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Last flight from coronavirus-hit city as China bans trains and planes

Last flight from coronavirus-hit city as China bans trains and planes

6 days ago   |   Metro

Passengers arrive in Sydney, Australia, from the Chinese city of Wuhan on one of the last flights before authorities shut down transport Experts will meet again later to...
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Trump: Despite U.S. case, China virus is ‘under control'

6 days ago   |   STAT

WASHINGTON - President Trump on Wednesday downplayed concerns surrounding an infectious disease outbreak in China that has alarmed U.S. health officials, particularly after...
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Where has coronavirus spread?

6 days ago   |   The Guardian

Three maps illustrating the fight against the deadly virus outbreak in Wuhan, China Authorities in China are battling to contain an outbreak of a deadly coronavirus, which has...
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Wuhan coronavirus outbreak

7 days ago   |   Science Media Centre

With increasing numbers of confirmed cases of this new coronavirus virus both in China as well as other nearby countries, and the World Health Organisation convening a meeting...
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