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  • bats

    India15, Apr 2020, 9:58 AM

    ICMR study detects presence of coronaviruses in two Indian bat species

    Bats are considered to be the natural reservoir for many viruses, of which some can potentially infect humans. Many viruses have had their origin in bat species over the last two decades.
  • India24, Feb 2020, 9:20 AM

    Wondering how long coronavirus can survive on surfaces?

    New Delhi: With the deadly coronavirus having already claimed more than 2,300 lives in China alone, and the deadly virus having spread to other countries, concerns are growing about how long the virus may linger on surfaces. According to CNN, the concerns have grown to such an extent that China's central bank has decided to clean and destroy a large chunk of its currency notes as they change hands multiple times in a day. According to US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), coronaviruses are the group of viruses that are commonly found among animals and are in some rare cases called as the zoonotic.