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Coronavirus Stable on Surfaces for Hours to Days

News   Mar 18, 2020 | Original story from the National Institutes of Health.

 
Coronavirus Stable on Surfaces for Hours to Days

This scanning electron microscope image shows SARS-CoV-2 (yellow)—also known as 2019-nCoV, the virus that causes COVID-19—isolated from a patient in the U.S., emerging from the surface of cells (blue/pink) cultured in the lab. Credit: NIAID-RML.

 
 
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