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WHO plan for next phase of research in COVID origin excludes role of cold chain, frozen foods


  • The World Health Organization has announced a plan for the next phase of research to further explore all possible pathways of introduction of SARS CoV-2 virus into the human population. 
  • The plan includes five areas of further inquiry, including in China. 
  • However, WHO proposal for the second phase of study did not include study of the role of cold chains and frozen foods which China resorted to many times as an excuse to stop the shipments from India and other countries.