The Proximal Origin of SARS-COV-2
Keywords:Viruses, SARS, COVID-19
AbstractAs the Novel coronavirus brought the world's great economies to a screeching halt. The quest of time to find the origin of this COVID-19 virus started. It was presumed that this animal virus was transferred from a bat to a human in the wildlife market of Wuhan city, China. The assumption brought fear and anxiety about the capability of animal virus crossing species boundaries to infect humans. Major concerns regarding the virus are the re-adaptation ofit in another animal species, posing a greater risk for re-emergence.
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