A member of the World Health Organization delegation, currently in Wuhan, China, revealed important discoveries within the investigation aimed at uncovering the origin of the emerging corona virus.
Where the British zoologist residing in the United States, Peter Dazak, one of 10 independent experts within the delegation, refuted the “laboratory hypothesis” that the SARS-CoV-2 virus leaked from the Wuhan Institute of Virology, which studies coronaviruses that originate in bats. ..
Dazak pointed to the importance of the experts’ visit to the Wuhan Seafood Market, which is a place where the virus may transform from animals to humans, explaining that subsequent research has revealed cases of infection that occurred before the outbreak of the virus in the market, which refutes the hypothesis that it is the origin of Corona, but international investigators were able to The discovery of “important signs” that shed light on the market’s role in the pandemic.
Dazak said that the members of the delegation were divided into three groups working to study the possible role of animals in the emergence of Corona, ways of spreading infection, and environmental samples, adding that the mission’s efforts are now focused on collecting these discoveries.
researcher expressed his hope that this investigation will become a focal point in efforts to mitigate the effects of the pandemic and prevent new pandemics in the future.
researcher expects to announce the main results of the mission’s visit to China before the experts leave the country on February 10.