Patient in Japan infected with new coronavirus from China
;January 16, 2020. CBC reports:
Japan's government says a man treated for pneumonia after returning from China has tested positive for the new coronavirus identified as a possible cause of an outbreak in the Chinese city of Wuhan. The man became sick while in Wuhan earlier this month, and tests this week found the same virus as detected in Wuhan.
Officials in Wuhan said last weekend that 41 people had pneumonia caused by the new virus and a 61-year-old man had died in China's first known death from the virus.
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