Did a review of virus samples collected from a Chinese mine cause the coronavirus pandemic?

Asia, China, Coronavirus, Health, Mutation, Reinfection, Treatment, Vaccine

This research examines the activity at the Wuhan Institute of Virology in late 2019, when samples from a mineshaft associated with a suspected SARS outbreak were being reviewed. It proposes that spillover occurred during this review of samples including of a virus (BtCoV/4991) only 1% different to SARS-CoV-2 in its RdRp.




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** This post was originally published on January 13, 2021 **