FAQ on the Corona virus COVID-19

Linnaeus University has compiled frequently asked questions and answers about the so-called new Coronavirus 2019-nCoV. The World Health Organization (WHO) have namned the virus COVID-19.

The text is updated 28-02-2020.

The Public Health Agency of Sweden now makes the assessment that there is a high likelihood that people will be discovered in Sweden who have been infected with the new corona virus abroad.

The Public Health Agency of Sweden has also published recommendations for people who have visited affected areas. It is important to follow their recommendations as well.

Due to the Corona virus, we would like to point out the importance of following the Swedish Ministry of Foreign Affairs´ recommendations when traveling abroad.