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On 31 December 2019, the World Health Organization (WHO) was informed of a cluster of cases of pneumonia of unknown cause detected in China.
On 12 January 2020, it was announced that a novel coronavirus, COVID-19, had been identified as the cause of the outbreak.
At the moment, human-to-human transmission is occurring extensively. Hence, precautions to prevent human-to-human transmission are appropriate for both suspected and confirmed cases.
Crown Agents is complying with the UK Government’s guidance on managing the risk of COVID-19.
For more information, please see the document below.