August 14, 2013

What Are Coronaviruses? Learn Key Facts About Them

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FACTS YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT THE CORONAVIRUS

A Coronavirus was first isolated in 1937 - it was an avian infectious bronchitis virus which had (and still has) the ability to seriously devastate poultry stocks. According to the Health Protection Agency (HPA), UK, it can also infect the urogenital tract of chickens, and eventually spread to various organs in its body. Over the last 70 years, scientists have found that related coronaviruses can infect mice, rats, dogs, cats, turkeys, horses, pigs and cattle.