11 Mar 2020

The Corona Virus(COVID-19), like its predecessors MERS, Ebola and SARS, has disrupted the normal lives that we were leading till a few days back. Not only has it effected businesses, trade and travel, it has lasted the longest (31Dec2019 was the first case detected in Wuhan, China and WHO declared it a pandemic on 11Mar2020) and has been the most disruptive.

As it's a new strain among the coronavirus family the vaccine developement will also take sometime. Meanwhile it continues to wreck havoc specially in populated areas of the world.


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Belgian virologist Guido Vanham answers questions about COVID-19 https://www.weforum.org/agenda/2020/03/covid-19-explained-virology-expert/