The first case of the deadly Wuhan coronavirus has been confirmed in the United States, the CDC reported Tuesday.
A Washington man in his 30s who just returned from Wuhan, China is now being treated for the illness.
Hundreds of cases have been confirmed across Asia, with six fatalities so far confirmed from the disease.
Authorities have been scrambling to respond to the new virus, although details about it are yet to be released to the public. The CDC, the peak body for the control of infectious diseases in the US, has activated its Emergency Response System after announcing the new case.… Read the rest