Asymptomatic carriers of the coronavirus could be anywhere, but what risk they pose is a moot point. Photo: Bloomberg

Coronavirus: more asymptomatic carriers reported in China, but experts disagree on the threat they pose

  • Although people who don’t show symptoms are ‘very infective’, there’s probably not very many of them, respiratory disease expert Zhong Nanshan says
  • But head of specialist Covid-19 team in Shanghai says asymptomatic carriers ‘now pose the biggest risk’ in terms of preventing imported cases
Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Asymptomatic carriers of the coronavirus could be anywhere, but what risk they pose is a moot point. Photo: Bloomberg
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