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New Coronavirus Outbreak Spreads to Japan
World's 1st Live Lung Transplant into Coronavirus-Caused Lung Disorder Patient Conducted at Kyoto University Hospital in Kyoto
Since its first outbreak in Wuhan, a major Chinese city in Hubei Province, in December 2019, a novel coronavirus has infected hundreds of thousands of people across the globe and killed far more than the virus causing severe acute respiratory syndrome, or SARS, did in 2003, forcing the World Health Organization to declare a global pandemic.
(Courtesy of Kyoto University Hospital)