The incubation period for Covid-19 may be longer than first thought. Photo: XinhuaThe incubation period for Covid-19 may be longer than first thought. Photo: Xinhua
The incubation period for Covid-19 may be longer than first thought. Photo: Xinhua

Coronavirus: average incubation period may be longer than first thought, research shows

  • In study of confirmed cases who travelled from Wuhan, mean value is 8.29 days, US and Chinese researchers say
  • ‘Despite the importance of the incubation period, it is often poorly estimated based on limited data,’ they say

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
The incubation period for Covid-19 may be longer than first thought. Photo: XinhuaThe incubation period for Covid-19 may be longer than first thought. Photo: Xinhua
The incubation period for Covid-19 may be longer than first thought. Photo: Xinhua
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