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Preventing future emerging infectious disease outbreaks in Viet Nam by amending policy on wildlife trade and consumption

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Preventing future emerging infectious disease outbreaks in Viet Nam by amending policy on wildlife trade and consumption
(March 27, 2020)   -   The current coronavirus (COVID-19) global pandemic is killing thousands of people globally and causing major impacts to livelihoods, society, and economies across the world. COVID-19 is understood to have originated in wildlife, most probably in a market selling live wildlife in China (Cyranoski, 2020; Lu et al., 2020; Zhang et al., 2020; Zhou et al., 2020).

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