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Noel Celis

Shuttered stalls at the Huanan Seafood Wholesale Market were the site of a thriving illegal wildlife trade. One survey revealed wild animals belonging to 38 species were sold alive and stacked in cramped, unhygienic conditions perfect for virus mingling and transmission.

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