By Stanley White and Jessica DiNapoli
TOKYO/NEW YORK (Reuters) - Asian shares fell on Wednesday and oil prices hit lows not seen since June after a rout of technology shares sank Wall Street for a third consecutive day and a major drugmaker delayed testing of a coronavirus vaccine.
MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan slid 1.12%. Australian stocks dropped 2.24%, while shares in China fell 1.16%.
Japan's Nikkei skidded by 1.69%.
U.S. S&P 500 E-mini stock futures fell 0.01%, but Nasdaq futures rose.