By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews In a follow-up on the 2019 novel coronavirus situation in Singapore, the Ministry of Health (MOH) confirmed seven additional cases of  infection. Of these, five are...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Singapore Ministry of Health reported an additional three novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) cases today, all with no links to previous cases or travel history to China....

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Influenza A (H9) infection Hong Kong health officials reported an imported case of influenza A (H9) infection today. The patient, a 7-year-old boy with underlying...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Hong Kong Centre for Health Protection (CHP) reported  investigating three additional cases of novel coronavirus infection, taking to 18 the number of confirmed...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Philippines Department of Health (DOH) reported today on the third confirmed 2019-nCoV Acute Respiratory Disease (2019-nCoV ARD) case in the country. The patient...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Off the coast of  Yokohama, Japan, the Japanese Ministry of Health completed the first phase of health screening of all guests and crew onboard Diamond Princess today...

Infectious disease researchers at The University of Texas at Austin and other institutions in Hong Kong, mainland China and France have concluded there is a high probability that the deadly Wuhan coronavirus...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Hong Kong The Hong Kong Hospital Authority reported (computer translated) the first death from a novel coronavirus infection in Hong Kong. The 39-year-old male was...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews On Saturday, Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc just signed a decision declaring the 2019 novel coronavirus (nCoV) an epidemic in Việt Nam, according to a Viet...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Philippines Department of Health (DOH) reported today on the first novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) death outside of China. Two patients have been confirmed with...