How did the coronavirus (COVID-19) start?

May 26, 20

Some scientists believe the novel coronavirus spread from bats to pangolins, before transmission to humans.

Independent teams of scientists have suggested that pangolins may have been an intermediate host for the novel coronavirus. These teams have reportedly uncovered SARS-CoV-2-like coronaviruses in Malayan pangolins that were seized in anti-smuggling operations in southern China.