Investigate the origins of COVID-19

  title={Investigate the origins of COVID-19},
  author={Jesse D. Bloom and Yujia Alina Chan and Ralph S. Baric and Pamela J. Bjorkman and Sarah Cobey and Benjamin E. Deverman and David N. Fisman and Ravindra K. Gupta and Akiko Iwasaki and Marc Lipsitch and Ruslan Medzhitov and Richard A. Neher and Rasmus Nielsen and Nick J. Patterson and Tim Stearns and Erik van Nimwegen and Michael Worobey and David A. Relman},
  pages={694 - 694}
The Origin of Sars-CoV-2: Why It Matters
Commentary: Lethal Pneumonia Cases in Mojiang Miners (2012) and the Mineshaft Could Provide Important Clues to the Origin of SARS-CoV-2
Insight is given into obligatory, ethical steps that are to be considered for discovering the origin of the Covid-19 pandemic, and for preventing future pandemics.
Rank Has Its Privileges: Explaining Why Laboratory Safety Is a Persistent Challenge
Environmental, health, and safety management systems have become common in research settings to improve laboratory safety through systematic observation and self-regulation. However, there is scant
Coronaviruses in wild animals sampled in and around Wuhan at the beginning of COVID-19 emergence
More scientific efforts are warranted to better understand the high circulation of CCoVs in raccoon dogs in China and the possibility of a potential human agent.
Genomic determinants of Furin cleavage in diverse European SARS-related bat coronaviruses
It is suggested that furin cleavage sites can be acquired in SrC via conserved molecular mechanisms known in other reservoir-bound RNA viruses and thus support a natural origin of SARS-CoV-2.
High-level biocontainment laboratories: risks and necessity for society
  • M. Zoppè
  • Environmental Science
  • 2022
Advancements in the biological sciences have made it possible to manipulate life forms in unprecedented ways. Recognizing the possible dangers connected with this activity, as well as with work
The Covid-19 catastrophe: A science communication mess?
The possible causes and characteristics of the spread of disinformation on the Covid-19 pandemic and the need to confront this health crisis has led society to demand accurate information from science, despite the fact that in many cases there is only uncertainty.
Recherche à usage dual sur les pathogènes modifiés en laboratoire
Les avancées techniques en biologie de synthèse rendent de plus en plus accessibles la modification ou même la fabrication de virus en laboratoire. Plusieurs travaux de recherche fondés sur la
Ridge count thresholding to uncover coordinated networks during onset of the Covid-19 pandemic
This work presents a new process for extracting tweet storms and uncovering networks of accounts that are working in a coordinated fashion using ridge count thresholding (RCT) to isolate those communities most responsible for driving narratives and pushing stories through social media.
Pandemic Outbreaks and the Language of Violence