An earlier study by MIT gave the virus the travel range of 23-37 feet, which the top US infectious disease expert Dr. Anthony Fauci slammed as "misleading."
Although face masks reduce the likelihood of transmission by blocking the most common entryways of the virus, there are several reasons why they do not completely prevent infection.
The pandemic known as the Spanish flu spread across the world in the early 20th century, reaching the Land of Israel as well; we took a look back at the news reports of the day
39 Israelis have been diagnosed with coronavirus. The Health Ministry clarifies that all Israelis who attended AIPAC and returned after March 5 must enter home isolation.
A confirmed coronavirus case visited the shiva at a retirement community in the county known as The Village on February 28 before getting diagnosed, exposing all the attendees to the virus.
At least 57 new coronavirus cases were confirmed nationwide on Thursday alone as the virus struck for the first time in Colorado, Maryland, Tennessee and Texas, as well as the city of San Francisco.
The two had been hospitalized in Jakarta.
While some reports indicate that the spread of the virus in China has slowed, it is still too early to tell if this trend will hold.