We’ve updated my story about the #COVID19 naming confusion because @WHO tells me it won’t use the name given to the new coronavirus, SARS-CoV-2, in public communications. WHO will use “the virus responsible for COVID-19” or “the COVID-19 virus.” https://t.co/bCCCP6pxwS

— Martin Enserink (@martinenserink) February 13, 2020