New Virus not Yet Detected in Shenzhen
The city center for disease control and prevention said that there are no cases have been reported on similarities to the new SARS like coronavirus that is said to be spreading. The center assures residents that the city is fully capable of examining and monitoring the new virus. The center will then report any suspicious cases to the health department.
In Britain a patient diagnosed with the coronavirus passed away Tuesday, although the first fatality was reported in 2012, 12 patients have already been diagnosed with the virus and five patients have already perished in addition to the British patient. Studies have showed that the virus grows efficiently on human cells and is said to be well equipped in infection humans. So far no drugs or treatment is being developed to fight the disease effectively.
The World Health Organization has already issued an international alert asking member countries and regions to give attention to the virus. The City Center for Disease Control are asking residents especially those who recently came from Britain, Saudi Arabia or Qatar to vist the nearest hospital if they feel any respiratory symptoms.