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Ferrets not susceptible to SARS-CoV-2 infection – News-Medical.Net

A recent study by scientists at the Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University has revealed that ferrets are not susceptible to severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) infection even if they are directly exposed to symptom…

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A recent study by scientists at the Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University has revealed that ferrets are not susceptible to severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) infection even if they are directly exposed to symptomatic coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) patients for a prolonged time. The study is currently available on the bioRxiv* preprint server.
The recent outbreak of SARS-CoV-2 is considered to be one of the deadliest pandemic situations, which …

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