Credible, if circumstantial: COVID-19 trail leading back to Wuhan lab facilities

Credible, if circumstantial: COVID-19 trail leading back to Wuhan lab facilities
Bats doing what they do. Pixabay

[Ed. – Jim Geraghty’s summary is key. A fascinating read.]

On December 24, 2019, the Wuhan Institute of Virology posted a second job posting. The translation of that posting includes the declaration, “long-term research on the pathogenic biology of bats carrying important viruses has confirmed the origin of bats of major new human and livestock infectious diseases such as SARS and SADS, and a large number of new bat and rodent new viruses have been discovered and identified.”

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Definitive proof would require much broader access to information about what happened in those facilities in the time period before the epidemic in the city.

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But it is a remarkable coincidence that the Wuhan Institute of Virology was researching Ebola and SARS-associated coronaviruses in bats before the pandemic outbreak, and that in the month when Wuhan doctors were treating the first patients of COVID-19, the institute announced in a hiring notice that “a large number of new bat and rodent new viruses have been discovered and identified.”

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