Coronavirus Source May Have Been Found

Early DNA analysis points to snakes being the animal species that harbored the virus responsible for the current coronavirus outbreak before it jumped to humans
Early DNA analysis points to snakes being the animal species that harbored the virus responsible for the current coronavirus outbreak before it jumped to humans

A newly published article in the Journal of Medical Virology is reporting the first results of a genetic study into the DNA of the novel coronavirus currently spreading across the globe. The research suggests the new virus may have originated in snakes, which were known to be sold at the animal market in Wuhan where the outbreak began. read more