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How bioinformatics bolster the fight against the coronavirus

  • Arli Aditya Parikesit

Jakarta   /   Fri, February 14 2020   /  01:30 am
Mandatory check: Health officials at Bangsal Port in the West Nusa Tenggara capital of Mataram take the temperature of foreign tourists aboard a speedboat before it embarks to Gili Trawangan Island on Wednesday. The mandatory check is part of the country’s efforts to tackle the new coronavirus epidemic. (Antara/Ahmad Subaidi)(Antara/Ahmad Subaidi)

Mandatory check: Health officials at Bangsal Port in the West Nusa Tenggara capital of Mataram take the temperature of foreign tourists aboard a speedboat before it embarks to Gili Trawangan Island on Wednesday. The mandatory check is part of the country’s efforts to tackle the new coronavirus epidemic. (Antara/Ahmad Subaidi)The Chinese, regional and global situation with regard to the new coronavirus, COVID-19, remains worrisome. Singapore recently increased their alertness level to “orange” in order to face this epidemiological crisis. The World Health Organization is providing daily reports on the spread of the virus, initially called 2019-nCov, on its website. As of Feb. 11, more than 43,000 people had been infected and over 1,000 deaths had been recorded, mostly in China.The WHO and other experts still wonder why COVID-19 has remained undetected in Indonesia. The government ha...