Is SARS-CoV-2 Originated From Laboratory? A Rebuttal to the Claim of Formation via Laboratory Recombination

Emerg Microbes Infect. 2020 Mar 8;9(1):545-547. doi: 10.1080/22221751.2020.1738279. eCollection 2020.

MeSH terms

  • Base Sequence
  • Betacoronavirus / genetics*
  • Betacoronavirus / isolation & purification
  • Coronavirus Infections / epidemiology
  • Disease Outbreaks
  • Genetic Engineering
  • Humans
  • Pneumonia, Viral / epidemiology
  • Recombination, Genetic

Supplementary concepts

  • COVID-19
  • severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2

Grant support

This work was supported by research grant from the National Science and Technology Major Project for “Major New Drugs Innovation and Development” [2018ZX09711003] of China.