Wuhan is slowly emerging from two months of lockdown to contain the spread of the coronavirus. Photo: EPA-EFE

Wuhan lockdown led to dramatic cut in global spread of coronavirus, researchers say

  • Other countries had a marked increase in imported cases from other parts of mainland China in the weeks after the travel limits went into effect, study says
  • Restrictions also delayed arrival of pathogen in other Chinese cities by nearly three days, another study finds
Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Wuhan is slowly emerging from two months of lockdown to contain the spread of the coronavirus. Photo: EPA-EFE
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