Shi Zhengli told the state broadcaster it was “regrettable” to mix science with politics. Photo: CGTN Shi Zhengli told the state broadcaster it was “regrettable” to mix science with politics. Photo: CGTN
Shi Zhengli told the state broadcaster it was “regrettable” to mix science with politics. Photo: CGTN

China’s ‘bat woman’ at centre of coronavirus theories says her work helped identify new strain fast

  • Shi Zhengli tells state broadcaster that years of research meant cause of mystery pneumonia was quickly found after it emerged in Wuhan last year
  • She says she will continue to study unknown pathogens because the ones that have been discovered are ‘just the tip of the iceberg’

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Shi Zhengli told the state broadcaster it was “regrettable” to mix science with politics. Photo: CGTN Shi Zhengli told the state broadcaster it was “regrettable” to mix science with politics. Photo: CGTN
Shi Zhengli told the state broadcaster it was “regrettable” to mix science with politics. Photo: CGTN
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