Tracing the coronavirus pandemic to its origin could help prevent future outbreaks. Photo: AP Tracing the coronavirus pandemic to its origin could help prevent future outbreaks. Photo: AP
Tracing the coronavirus pandemic to its origin could help prevent future outbreaks. Photo: AP

Coronavirus hunters pick up another piece of the trail in Italy

  • New research suggests the pathogen infected people across the country months before it was detected in China
  • Antibodies specific to the coronavirus were found in blood samples from lung cancer screening tests going back to September last year

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Tracing the coronavirus pandemic to its origin could help prevent future outbreaks. Photo: AP Tracing the coronavirus pandemic to its origin could help prevent future outbreaks. Photo: AP
Tracing the coronavirus pandemic to its origin could help prevent future outbreaks. Photo: AP
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