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By : Oneindia Video Team
Published : February 04, 2020, 07:50
Duration : 02:48

Coronavirus or 2019nCoV: How did we arrive at the name?

While the Coronavirus outbreak has now spiraled into a global health emergency, it may have occured to you why the disease is named such? A new disease is caused by an organism, so we are essentially naming an organism, and that involves selecting carefully considered words and/or numbers. This is how it is done.
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