Scientists have found a new source of the spread of coronavirus

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Scientists from China have identified a new source of the coronavirus. Experts came to the conclusion that transmission from human to human could happen to the market in Wuhan, where the virus has spread across the country, reports RIA Novosti.

the Experts assure us that the people of China began to get sick with coronavirus in November last year. Earlier it was said that an outbreak occurred at the end of December.

So, the scientists analyzed the genomic data of 93 samples of a new type of pneumonia collected in 12 countries, and investigated the sources of infection and ways of spread of the disease. It turned out that a new form of virus has hit the seafood market huanan from another place.

In particular, specify that a certain patient zero can infect someone Hanane. The market itself became an enabling environment to accelerate the spread of the virus between people.

an Outbreak of coronavirus was identified in the Chinese city of Wuhan at the end of last year. The who has recognized her emergency of international scale, calling the virus an epidemic with many pockets.

C 20 February, Russian authorities have suspended the entry of Chinese citizens to the territory of Russia to prevent the spread of the virus in the country.

today the number of confirmed cases of infection with the new type of pneumonia in China has exceeded 76 thousand people, of whom 2345 died 20 659 thousand citizens managed to overcome the disease.

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