A man confirmed as Germany's first case of the new virus that has emerged in central China is believed to have been infected by a Chinese colleague who visited his workplace, authorities said Tuesday.
Top U.S. health officials on Tuesday provided further details on the nation's "coordinated public health response" to the novel coronavirus that's killed more than 100 people.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on Tuesday announced its updated travel recommendations for China amid the outbreak of novel coronavirus.
Students studying at Duke University's campus in Kunshan, China are reportedly being offered a $1,000 travel stipend to return home amid the deadly coronavirus outbreak that began at a live animal and seafood market in the Chinese city of Wuhan.
At least two cases of the deadly coronavirus have been confirmed in Canada in a husband and wife who recently traveled to Wuhan, the epicenter of the pneumonia-like illness that's now killed more than 100 people and sickened thousands of others worldwide.
Hong Kong's leader has announced that all rail links to mainland China will be cut starting Friday as fears grow about the spread of a new virus. Chief Executive Carrie Lam said Tuesday that both the high-speed rail station and the regular train station would be closed.
Some pharmacies across the United States have reportedly sold out of their surgical-style mask stock in the midst of the coronavirus that has crippled China and has since spread to several other countries.