BBC: Coronavirus - China wildlife trade ban should be permanent (3)

11 February, 2020

For the interest of the members the needle now seems to be pointing at pangolins, an endangered species used in Chinese medicine [see note below]

HIFA profile: Sandeep Saluja is an Internist at Saran Ashram Hospital, Dayalbagh, Agra, India. He is also a Rheumatologist and was earlier with the All India Institute of Medical Sciences. He has volunteered to work in remote inaccesible parts of India for no personal or commercial reasons. He is a member of the HIFA working group on Information for Prescribers and Users of Medicines. www.hifa.org/projects/prescribers-and-users-medicines

http://www.hifa.org/support/members/sandeep

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[*Note from HIFA moderator (Neil PW): This link has been suggested but is not confirmed. See, for example, this news report in Nature:

https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-020-00364-2 ]