“Einblicke Biozentrum” on the novel coronavirus outbreak
As part of the “Einblicke Biozentrum” series, the Biozentrum of the University of Basel hosted a special public event on the outbreak of the novel coronavirus on 30 January 2020 at 7 p.m. at the Biozentrum.
In short lectures, three experts from the University of Basel sheded light on the background of the outbreak and recent developments. Prof. Richard Neher from the Biozentrum reported on the origin and global spread of the virus, the virologist Prof. Hans Hirsch, MD, from the University Hospital of Basel provided information on diagnostics and Prof. Andreas Widmer, MD, Department of Hospital Hygiene, informed about measures in hospitals to halt infection and spread.
Presentation Prof. Richard Neher | Presentation Prof. Hans H. Hirsch