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Chinese Officials Report Highest Single-Day Death Toll From Coronavirus

The new coronavirus has claimed more than 900 lives, surpassing the SARS epidemic that killed 774 people between 2002 and 2003.

Host Jeremy Hobson speaks with NPR science desk reporter Rebecca Hersher (@rhersher) in Hong Kong about new confirmed coronavirus cases.

This article was originally published on WBUR.org.

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