China’s Top Scientist Defends Delay in Alarming Covid’s Threat

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    Jan.06 — One of China’s top scientists defended the country’s delays in raising a global alarm in the early days of the coronavirus outbreak, saying officials were initially unsure whether the pathogen was infectious among humans because close contacts of the first patients didn’t appear to fall sick. Dr. Liang Wannian, a senior official at the National Health Commission of China who oversaw China’s virus response until September, told Bloomberg TV exclusively.

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