CARTA Presents: The Impact of Infectious Disease on Humans and our Origins: Robert (Chip) Schooley UC San Diego; SARS CoV-2: A Third Coronavirus Takes to the Air

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Evolution (Video)

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Over the past two decades novel coronaviruses have spilled from the bat to the human population on three occasions. The first two breakouts in south China in 2003 and in Saudi Arabia in 2012 launched the SARS and MERS outbreaks, respectively. Both outbreaks were contained by aggressive case finding, contact tracing and quarantine activities. A third crossover of a novel coronavirus into the human population occurred in the fall of 2019. This even...Read More
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