According to domestic media reports, Gao Fu, director of the China Center for Disease Control and prevention and academician of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, revealed on September 18 at the 2020 Zhongguancun Forum Global Science and life health forum,China Center for Disease Control and prevention has set up the National Center for new coronavirus。
The newly established National Center for new coronavirus will be responsible for collecting virus and genome sequences, conducting training, international cooperation, coordinating national activities, and formulating national standards.
Gao Fu said that novel coronavirus is still in the world.Unlike influenza viruses, the new coronavirus is not seasonalThe number of infections and deaths worldwide is on the rise.
The virus has adapted to humans very early, but it is dormant and may not be able to trace its origin.
Gao Fu said that the Xinguan epidemic is a major public health emergency with the fastest transmission speed, the widest range of infection and the most difficult prevention and control since the founding of new China.
Early detection, early reporting, early diagnosis and early treatment in epidemic prevention and control