“It was inevitable that this coronavirus would actually spread,” Shruti Gohil, associate medical director of epidemiology and infection prevention at the University of California, Irvine, said in a telephone interview. “Containing it within a single country, no matter how hard China did try, was unrealistic.”
Coronavirus Is Contained in the U.S. Why Are Public Health Officials Worried?
Bloomberg, Feb. 26, 2020 (Subscription)
February 26, 2020