‘Vital clues’: New probe into Covid origins
China to test 200,000 blood samples from Wuhan in new virus investigation
China will test hundreds of thousands of blood samples from Wuhan as part of a new investigation into the origins of the pandemic.
China is set to undertake a blood testing blitz in a new effort to uncover the origins of the lethal Covid-19 pandemic.
According to CNN, a Chinese official has confirmed Beijing’s plans to test up to tens of thousands of blood donation samples taken from Wuhan, where the virus originated in 2019.
It comes after a team of World Health Organisation (WHO) investigators in February claimed the stockpile of samples could be crucial when it comes to discovering how, and exactly when, the virus emerged.
The samples have been stored in the Wuhan Blood Centre …
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