Publishers restrict China activities as coronavirus spreads

Publishers restrict China activities as coronavirus spreads

Publishers with operations in China are curtailing some activities in the country after the coronavirus outbreak. 

A spokesperson for Springer Nature said: "We have taken precautions including stopping all business travel to and from China until further notice and supporting colleagues in China who are restricted from travelling or returning to work following the Chinese New Year holiday. We’ve postponed certain planned Nature Conferences in affected regions until the situation is better understood. A global response team, working closely with colleagues in China, has been convened and wil...

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