Coronavirus Has Africa Making Tough Business, Travel Calls

The Coronavirus which has its origins in China, has thus far according to reports claimed hundreds of lives. This has led to tough decisions by several African countries and others around the world on flights to and from China and whether to quarantine travellers arriving at airports. A drop in the price of crude oil is also in the offing as demand for the commodity drops.

Images combined from a 3D medical animation, depicting the shape of coronavirus as well as the cross-sectional view. Image shows the major elements including the Spike S protein, HE protein, viral envelope, and helical RNA.

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