Funding for this research was provided by:
Health and Medical Research Fund
National Institute of General Medical Sciences (U54GM088558)
Fellowship Foundation Ramon Areces
Received: 13 February 2020
Accepted: 9 March 2020
First Online: 19 March 2020
Change Date: 27 April 2020
Change Type: Update
Change Date: 21 May 2020
Change Type: Erratum
Change Details: Editors’ note: On 17 April 2020, the Wuhan Municipal Health Commission revised the official COVID-19 death counts in Wuhan up by 1,290 to 3,869. The authors of this paper are in the process of revising their estimates of clinical severity of the Wuhan outbreak due to this change. Revised analyses will be made available linked to the original paper as soon as possible.
Change Details: An amendment to this paper has been published and can be accessed via a link at the top of the paper.
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