President of the Bavarian state office for health and food safety, Andreas Zapf (third left) and Bavarian Health Minister Melanie Huml (centre) speak during a news conference to confirm a German case of coronavirus. Photo: EPA-EFE President of the Bavarian state office for health and food safety, Andreas Zapf (third left) and Bavarian Health Minister Melanie Huml (centre) speak during a news conference to confirm a German case of coronavirus. Photo: EPA-EFE
President of the Bavarian state office for health and food safety, Andreas Zapf (third left) and Bavarian Health Minister Melanie Huml (centre) speak during a news conference to confirm a German case of coronavirus. Photo: EPA-EFE

China coronavirus: German man infected by colleague who had travelled to Wuhan

  • Patient is from Starnberg area of Bavaria, in what is believed to be the first human transmission in Europe
  • Germany seeking to repatriate 90 citizens living in Wuhan area

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
President of the Bavarian state office for health and food safety, Andreas Zapf (third left) and Bavarian Health Minister Melanie Huml (centre) speak during a news conference to confirm a German case of coronavirus. Photo: EPA-EFE President of the Bavarian state office for health and food safety, Andreas Zapf (third left) and Bavarian Health Minister Melanie Huml (centre) speak during a news conference to confirm a German case of coronavirus. Photo: EPA-EFE
President of the Bavarian state office for health and food safety, Andreas Zapf (third left) and Bavarian Health Minister Melanie Huml (centre) speak during a news conference to confirm a German case of coronavirus. Photo: EPA-EFE
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