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Africa has barely been affected by COVID. Scientists can't figure out why
Material posted: Publication date: 29-11-2021

Another theory of scientists is that low mortality is due to previous local contacts with other coronaviruses. One study found that people exposed to endemic coronaviruses had a lower chance of dying compared to those who had not previously been exposed. In some rural areas of Africa, human-bat interactions, including eating bats— are commonplace.

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