The Huanan Seafood Wholesale Market in Wuhan city was a common denominator in early cases of the new coronavirus. World Health Organisation research into the origins of the coronavirus that causes Covid-19 will start in Wuhan in central China's Hubei province. Photo: SCMP/Simon Song The Huanan Seafood Wholesale Market in Wuhan city was a common denominator in early cases of the new coronavirus. World Health Organisation research into the origins of the coronavirus that causes Covid-19 will start in Wuhan in central China's Hubei province. Photo: SCMP/Simon Song
The Huanan Seafood Wholesale Market in Wuhan city was a common denominator in early cases of the new coronavirus. World Health Organisation research into the origins of the coronavirus that causes Covid-19 will start in Wuhan in central China's Hubei province. Photo: SCMP/Simon Song

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The Huanan Seafood Wholesale Market in Wuhan city was a common denominator in early cases of the new coronavirus. World Health Organisation research into the origins of the coronavirus that causes Covid-19 will start in Wuhan in central China's Hubei province. Photo: SCMP/Simon Song The Huanan Seafood Wholesale Market in Wuhan city was a common denominator in early cases of the new coronavirus. World Health Organisation research into the origins of the coronavirus that causes Covid-19 will start in Wuhan in central China's Hubei province. Photo: SCMP/Simon Song
The Huanan Seafood Wholesale Market in Wuhan city was a common denominator in early cases of the new coronavirus. World Health Organisation research into the origins of the coronavirus that causes Covid-19 will start in Wuhan in central China's Hubei province. Photo: SCMP/Simon Song
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