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SARS Coronavirus (Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome)

The first international spreaded

Friday Jan 31, 2003
Guangzhou, China

The first super-spreader, Zhou Zuofen would bring the disease to the international stage. He checked in to the Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hospital in Guangzhou on January 31. This was the same hospital where Liu Jianlun was treating the disease. The virus was soon spread to nearby hospitals while Liu would later spread the disease to Hong Kong.


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