Coronavirus lives on human skin for 9 hours

Coronavirus lives on human skin for 9 hours

Coronavirus lives on human skin for 9 hours

The Coronavirus(COVID-19)  remains active on human skin for nine hours, Japanese researchers have found.

This discovery, they said, showed the need for frequent hand washing to combat the pandemic.

The pathogen that causes the flu survives on human skin for about 1.8 hours by comparison, said the study published this month in the Clinical Infectious Diseases journal.

Japanese researchers in a study have found that the lethal coronavirus remains active on human skin for nine hours while they also saw the frequent hand washing is a need to combat the deadly disease.

The pathogen that causes the flu survives on human skin for about 1.8 hours by comparison, Indian NDTV News Channel reported today (Sunday) citing the study published this month in the Clinical Infectious Diseases journal in Japan.

“The nine-hour survival of SARS-CoV-2 (the virus strain that causes COVID-19) on human skin may increase the risk of contact transmission in comparison with IAV (influenza A virus), thus accelerating the pandemic,” the study said.

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” If COVID-19 is spreading in your community, stay safe by taking some simple precautions, such as physical distancing, wearing a mask, keeping rooms well ventilated, avoiding crowds, cleaning your hands, and coughing into a bent elbow or tissue. Check local advice where you live and work. Do it all! “

 

 

 

Coronavirus lives on human skin for 9 hours

The Coronavirus(COVID-19) remains active on human skin for nine hours, Japanese researchers have found.

This discovery, they said, showed the need for frequent hand washing to combat the pandemic.

The pathogen that causes the flu survives on human skin for about 1.8 hours by comparison, said the study published this month in the Clinical Infectious Diseases journal.

Japanese researchers in a study have found that the lethal coronavirus remains active on human skin for nine hours while they also saw the frequent hand washing is a need to combat the deadly disease.

The pathogen that causes the flu survives on human skin for about 1.8 hours by comparison, Indian NDTV News Channel reported today (Sunday) citing the study published this month in the Clinical Infectious Diseases journal in Japan.

“The nine-hour survival of SARS-CoV-2 (the virus strain that causes COVID-19) on human skin may increase the risk of contact transmission in comparison with IAV (influenza A virus), thus accelerating the pandemic,” the study said.

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” If COVID-19 is spreading in your community, stay safe by taking some simple precautions, such as physical distancing, wearing a mask, keeping rooms well ventilated, avoiding crowds, cleaning your hands, and coughing into a bent elbow or tissue. Check local advice where you live and work. Do it all! “

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