The article describes the importance of modeling the different possible scenarios that could occur with 2019-nCoV. A variety of infectious disease modelers and epidemiologists weigh in on what factors could tip the scales in favor of either containment or a pandemic. Read the full article here.
Many MIDAS groups are conducting modeling research on 2019-nCoV and the MIDAS Coordination Center is developing a central data and information resource. MIDAS has also created a dedicated coronavirus research mailing list. If you are conducting research on the novel coronavirus or would like to collaborate with MIDAS, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to be added to the mailing list.