There has been a lot of discussion and excitement over a new Coronavirus that has popped up in China recently. Theories abound about it being a genetically-engineered bio-terrorism weapon developed in the Chinese Wuhan BSL4 laboratory. This idea is the result of a research paper posted to the internet in which scientists from India reported that this new Corona virus has some RNA similarities to the human HIV virus that causes AIDS. The research paper was immediately removed from the internet which only heightened concerns that there was an intent to unleash a man-made global pandemic and that the cover-up was under way. The flames of this idea have been fanned by well-meaning folks that often don't know the first thing about viruses, virology, RNA or Chinese food.
Well...I'll take that back. Due to the massive expansion of Panda Express in this country, some of them probably do know something about Chinese food.
As a person who likes Chinese food and has some understanding of viruses, virology and disease transmission and treatment, I'd like to offer my take on the facts of this case and perhaps clarify what's going on. I'll also discuss some herbs that will be helpful for Coronavirus infections.
The Scientific Study
Let's start with the research paper that was posted to the internet. The title of the paper was:
For more information on this subject, have a look at this article which was written as a follow-up to this article:
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