China has denied the version of the origin, coronavirus on the market in Wuhan

Seafood market huanan in Wuhan was not the original source of 2019 coronavirus-nCoV. This was stated by Chinese scientists from the National center for prevention and disease control, writes the newspaper "Daily Mail".

It is noted that in the course of the study we studied the specimens of animals that were sold at the point of sale in China. The results of their tests COVID-19 was negative. This means that they could not infect the customers.

The theory that the virus originated in bats before he was transferred to the people through the "interim pet" was confirmed. The exact location of the contamination is unknown.

According to the zoologist from Georgetown University Colin Carlson, seafood market in Wuhan, apparently became a broad spread of infection when one person has infected many others.

The Chinese authorities on 31 December 2019, informed the world health organization about the outbreak of an unknown pneumonia in Wuhan in the Central part of the country (Hubei province). Experts have established that the causative agent is a new coronavirus, and later the disease was officially called COVID-19. March 11, the who declared a pandemic of a novel coronavirus in the world.

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