Health experts have observed that children seem to be less affected by the disease. Photo: Xinhua
Health experts have observed that children seem to be less affected by the disease. Photo: Xinhua

Children may be just as vulnerable to coronavirus as adults, study finds

  • Researchers looking at cases in Shenzhen say 2 per cent were kids under 15 at early stage of outbreak, but later it rose to 13 per cent
  • Another study finds that among patients’ close contacts, children under 10 had nearly the same chance of becoming infected as other age groups

Health experts have observed that children seem to be less affected by the disease. Photo: Xinhua
Health experts have observed that children seem to be less affected by the disease. Photo: Xinhua
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