Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome
Warning suggests that the issuance of "immune passports" may promote the continued spread of the pandemic
The firm is a subsidiary of Sinovac Biotech which also worked on a vaccine against the Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) in 2003.
"There is not even a single person from Telangana State infected by coronavirus. Any such case if found will be sent to Gandhi hospital and Chest Hospital for treatment," the Minister said
"Working as public-private partners like we have with Regeneron since 2014, we can move rapidly to respond to new global health threats."
The mainland's latest figures of 425 deaths and 20,438 confirmed infections of the new coronavirus were up from 361 deaths and 17,205 cases the previous day.
Ministry of Finance had also allocated 1 billion yuan to Hubei to combat the spread of the virus in the province.
The virus has caused global concern because of its similarity to SARS which killed hundreds across mainland China and Hong Kong in 2002-2003 and was also traced to the wild game trade.
The designation by the UN health agency would prompt more concerted international action as there has been with other outbreaks such as Ebola and the swine flu pandemic.
The closure of Disneyland and Ocean Park will pile fresh misery on Hong Kong's tourism, leisure and retail industries.
The disease has spread to 30 provinces, autonomous regions and municipalities.
The same system was used during the SARS outbreak, which dramatically transformed Hong Kong into a place where the population is now far more conscious of contagion and hygiene standards.
She went to hospital in Wuhan on Saturday with symptoms of a cold and was prescribed medication before flying to Incheon airport on Sunday, where she was taken into quarantine.
A seafood market is believed to be the centre of the outbreak in Wuhan, but health officials have reported that some patients had no history of contact with the facility.