4 months Virus can become seasonal – scientist Manilatimes |World
NEW YORK: There is a strong chance the new coronavirus could return in seasonal cycles, a senior United States scientist said Wednesday (Thursday in Manila), underscoring the urgent need to find a vaccine and effective treatments. Anthony Fauci, who leads research into infectious diseases at the National Institutes of Health, told a briefing the virus was beginning to take root in the southern hemisphere, where winter is on its way. “What we’re starting to see now…in southern Africa and in the southern hemisphere countries, is that we’re having cases that are appearing as they go into their winter season,” he ... more