Laboratory-related case threatens to undo Taiwan’s hard-won success in stamping out Covid-19 outbreaks. Photo: Shutterstock
Laboratory-related case threatens to undo Taiwan’s hard-won success in stamping out Covid-19 outbreaks. Photo: Shutterstock

Taiwan on Covid-19 alert after infected mouse bites lab worker

  • Woman in her 20s is Taiwan’s first local Covid-19 case since November 5
  • Authorities confirm she was bitten by an infected laboratory mouse, but say further investigation is needed to see if that was the source of transmission

Topic |   Coronavirus Taiwan
Laboratory-related case threatens to undo Taiwan’s hard-won success in stamping out Covid-19 outbreaks. Photo: Shutterstock
Laboratory-related case threatens to undo Taiwan’s hard-won success in stamping out Covid-19 outbreaks. Photo: Shutterstock
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