Did coronavirus came from bats?

Asked By: Pasquale Ritchie
Date created: Sun, Mar 7, 2021 8:14 PM
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SARS-CoV-2 is the newest of seven coronaviruses found in humans, all of which came from animals, either from bats, mice or domestic animals. Bats were also the source of the viruses causing Ebola, rabies, Nipah and Hendra virus infections, Marburg virus disease, and strains of Influenza A virus.
Answered By: Vladimir Grady
Date created: Mon, Mar 8, 2021 2:00 PM
The coronavirus outbreak came from bats and was probably passed to humans through another intermediary animal "host", World Health Organization (WHO) scientists have concluded. The team of WHO...
Answered By: Ola Veum
Date created: Tue, Mar 9, 2021 5:51 PM
SARS-CoV-2 is the newest of seven coronaviruses found in humans, all of which came from animals, either from bats, mice or domestic animals. Bats were also the source of the viruses causing Ebola,...
Answered By: Esperanza Walter
Date created: Thu, Mar 11, 2021 8:40 AM
Horseshoe bats in China have coronaviruses that are genetically similar to SARS-CoV-2 but, to date, it has not been found in bats or other wild animals. It’s true origin remains a mystery. Based on current knowledge, this virus likely passed through another animals and mutated before it jumped to humans.
Answered By: Bernhard Rosenbaum
Date created: Thu, Mar 11, 2021 6:28 PM
Dr Field said recent research has found that coronaviruses and bats had been coexisting for at least 10,000 years, probably for hundreds of thousands of years, and possibly millions of years. "These are very robust and sort of long-term evolutionary relationships of these viruses with these bats," he said.
Answered By: Hayden Senger
Date created: Fri, Mar 12, 2021 1:34 PM
There’s no evidence that the new coronavirus came from bat soup consumption. Where did the bat soup rumor originate? When COVID-19 was first identified in late 2019, a video of a woman eating bat...
Answered By: Micaela Marquardt
Date created: Sat, Mar 13, 2021 4:48 AM
The first cases of COVID-19 (the illness caused by novel coronavirus) can be traced back to a live animal market in Wuhan City, China, according to the CDC. And research suggests that, like other...
Answered By: Brigitte Gulgowski
Date created: Sun, Mar 14, 2021 10:49 PM
What do we know so far? Bats were the source of two coronaviruses that caused lethal outbreaks in people during the past two decades -- severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) and Middle Eastern...
Answered By: Nelle Hirthe
Date created: Tue, Mar 16, 2021 9:06 AM
Once and for All: No, We Didn’t Get the Coronavirus From Bats. A distant relative of the coronavirus afflicting us today was found in a bat in China and that's all it took to demonize the extraordinary flying mammals. Yossi Yovel, Maya Weinberg. Apr. 30, 2020. Apr. 30, 2020.
Answered By: Deion Terry
Date created: Tue, Mar 16, 2021 12:48 PM
Scientists say it is highly likely that the virus came from bats but first passed through an intermediary animal in the same way that another coronavirus – the 2002 Sars outbreak – moved from...
Answered By: Madalyn O'Reilly
Date created: Wed, Mar 17, 2021 7:10 AM
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Coronaviruses are a large family of viruses. Some coronaviruses cause cold-like illnesses in people, while others cause illness in certain types of animals, such as cattle, camels, and bats. Some coronaviruses, such as canine and feline coronaviruses, infect only animals and do not infect people.
Where Did the Coronavirus Come From? Experts say SARS-CoV-2 originated in bats. That’s also how the coronaviruses behind Middle East respiratory syndrome (MERS) and severe acute respiratory...
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