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Coronavirus Epidemics first hit more than 21,000 years ago

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The FINANCIAL — Sarbecoviruses have crossed into humans twice in the last decade, leading to the deadly SARS-CoV-1 outbreak in 2002-04 and the current COVID-19 pandemic, caused by the SARS-CoV-2 virus. A new Oxford University Study, published, shows that the most recent common ancestor of these viruses existed more than 21,000 years ago, nearly 30 times older than previous estimates.…

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Coronavirus Epidemics first hit more than 21,000 years ago

3 mins read

The FINANCIAL — Sarbecoviruses have crossed into humans twice in the last decade, leading to the deadly SARS-CoV-1 outbreak in 2002-04 and the current COVID-19 pandemic, caused by the SARS-CoV-2 virus. A new Oxford University Study, published, shows that the most recent common ancestor of these viruses existed more than 21,000 years ago, nearly 30…