Experts are divided on coronavirus peak as new infections slow in Hubei epicentre. Photo: AP Experts are divided on coronavirus peak as new infections slow in Hubei epicentre. Photo: AP
Experts are divided on coronavirus peak as new infections slow in Hubei epicentre. Photo: AP

Is the worst over? Experts divided on coronavirus peak as new infections slow in Hubei epicentre

  • Hubei health authority says new infection numbers have fallen 57 per cent in six days, but scientists caution that factors such as under-reporting could change this
  • Epidemiologist says if containment has worked it will bring ‘dramatic reduction’ in new cases in mid-to-late February

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Experts are divided on coronavirus peak as new infections slow in Hubei epicentre. Photo: AP Experts are divided on coronavirus peak as new infections slow in Hubei epicentre. Photo: AP
Experts are divided on coronavirus peak as new infections slow in Hubei epicentre. Photo: AP
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