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Finding the origin of COVID-19 in bat caves

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This HND piece connects the dots between SARS-like illnesses that popped-up in China in 2005 and 2012—both related to bat caves—and striking similarities in the virus isolated to today's SARS-CoV-2. Interestingly, China's "bat woman" Shi Zhengli is involved all the way through—as is bat guano, long prized as a fertilizer.

Much of this information only came out as a result of a master's these being translated into English, and posted on the Web.

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