Scientists do this by altering viruses in a laboratory, to learn more about how viruses infect and impact humans

Members of the WHO team investigating the origins of the coronavirus visit the Hubei Center for animal disease control and prevention in Wuhan, China, on February 2, 2021.Finally, there’s a third coincidence. The Wuhan Center for Disease Control and Prevention, key to virus prevention and detection, moved its laboratory in Wuhan on December 2, 2019. […]