Coronavirus (image) Fundação de Amparo à Pesquisa do Estado de São Paulo Share Print E-Mail Caption In Brazil more than 300 people started the epidemic. Most were passengers flying in from Italy. Credit CDC Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.