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COVID-19 origin: University of Calgary research shows SARS-CoV-2 may have been evolving slowly since 2013
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COVID-19 origin: University of Calgary research shows SARS-CoV-2 may have been evolving slowly since 2013

Scientists at the University of Calgary in Canada say that the novel coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) may have been circulating amongst humans since at least 2013, though not the same variant that is responsible for the COVID-19 pandemic

Researchers believe analysing Coronavirus' genome could help trace and stop a second wave of infections
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Researchers believe analysing Coronavirus' genome could help trace and stop a second wave of infections

COVID-19 genome consists of a single, short strand of RNA that the virus uses to hijack its host’s cellular machinery and make copies of itself.