February 20, 2020

Experts Say Confusion Over Coronavirus Case Count in China Is Muddying Picture of Spread

(STAT News) – Infectious diseases experts are losing confidence in the accuracy of China’s count of cases of the novel coronavirus, pointing toward health officials’ shifting definition of cases over time. Confusion over how China is counting cases of infections … Read More

February 19, 2020

An Expert Booted Off the Diamond Princess Says Japan’s Coronavirus Control Is “Completely Chaotic”

(Quartz) – As the number of people infected on the vessel steadily crept up, experts began questioning Japan’s strategy of continuing to enforce the quarantine on thousands of people in an enclosed space. While passengers were confined to their cabins, … Read More

February 17, 2020

More Than 80 Clinical Trials Launch to Test Coronavirus Treatments

(Nature) – China has more than 80 running or pending clinical trials on potential treatments for COVID-19, the illness caused by a coronavirus that has thus far killed nearly 1,400 people and infected more than 48,000 across China. New pharmaceutical … Read More