Pangolin is a potential intermediate host of new coronavirus in South China Agricultural University

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 Pangolin is a potential intermediate host of new coronavirus in South China Agricultural University


First clue chain interruption of new coronavirus in South China Seafood Market

On January 19, in response to the outbreak of new coronavirus in Wuhan, China Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) quickly completed the whole genome sequencing of virus, the development of PCR diagnostic reagent, the production of virus electron microscope pictures, virus isolation and cultivation, etc., the professionalism and emergency response speed were affirmed by relevant government departments, and who also announced the virus genome in China Thanks for that.

But for more than ten days, people still dont know where it comes from, what are its pathogenic characteristics, and what are its pathogenic mechanisms If there is a certain homology between the virus group in the pathogen database and the unknown virus, just like its various relatives, if every relative has a certain understanding, has corresponding detection reagents, antibodies and related information, then the response to the unknown virus will be faster and more. On January 17-18, at the Symposium of national big data and biosafety of pathogen group held at Xiangshan scientific conference, relevant experts said that the infectious diseases caused by new coronavirus or new pathogens were exploring the cure plan.

German scholars bring inhibitors to China to test Professor Qinghua: he is the world authority

Prof. Rolf hilgenfeld, a professor at Lubeck University in Germany, flew to China on January 22 with two best inhibitors to test their effects on the new coronavirus.